Case reports: treatment of atypical hidradenitis suppurativa with the tumor necrosis factor receptor-Fc fusion protein etanercept


Journal: J Drugs Dermatol 2006 Nov-Dec;5(10):1010-1

Author(s): Henderson RL

We present a case where etanercept–a soluble tumor necrosis factor receptor-Fc fusion protein-was safe and effective in treating the painful skin lesions of a 24-year-old patient with hidradenitis suppurativa, resulting in an improvement in quality of life.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
Journal Abbreviation: J Drugs Dermatol
Journal Volume: 5, Issue: 10
Journal Date Published: 2006-11-01

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMI ID: 17373153
Created: 2007-03-21

Abstract Source: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine Abstract Query for “Hidradenitis suppurativa”


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