A severe case of hidradenitis suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

Author(s): Cubas V, McArthur D

Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic disfiguring skin disease affecting apocrine sweat glands, characterized by abscesses, cysts, or infections. There is currently no cure or a consistently effective treatment. HS is a challenging condition to diagnose and treat. We present a severe case to raise awareness of this disabling condition.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Clinical case reports
Journal Abbreviation: Clin Case Rep
Journal Date Published: 2016-07-11

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 27398209
Article Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27398209
Lasted Revision: 2016-07-13

Abstract Source: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine Abstract Query for Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).


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