Cyclosporin-responsive hidradenitis suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research


Author(s): Buckley DA, Rogers S

Hidradenitis suppurativa, a chronic inflammatory condition of the apocrine gland follicles, may rarely be complicated by pyoderma gangrenosum (PG). We report such a case, in which the immunosuppressant cyclosporin A (CyA) was given to treat PG and a dramatic improvement occurred in the patient’s intractable perineal HS.


Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine
Journal Abbreviation: J R Soc Med
Journal Date Published: 1995-09-13


National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 7636825
Article Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7636825
Lasted Revision: 2013-11-21


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


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