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

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

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 Date Published: 2007-03-21

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 17373153
Article Source:
Lasted Revision: 2015-11-19

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


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