psoriatic arthritis and gastric bypass?

I have psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis and I am wondering if anyone has had either gastric bypass or lap band with these conditions and has been okay, and that these conditions have not been made worse from surgery? I do not know which procedure wou...
by Lori in farmington,ct., 04/26/2009

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