Dowling-Degos disease associated with hidradenitis suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

Author(s): Bedlow AJ, Mortimer PS

A case of Dowling-Degos disease coexisting with hidradenitis suppurativa is described. We propose that the follicular occlusion inherent in Dowling-Degos disease may predispose to the development of hidradenitis suppurativa.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Clinical and experimental dermatology
Journal Abbreviation: Clin. Exp. Dermatol.
Journal Date Published: 1997-01-02

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 8959907
Article Source:
Lasted Revision: 2004-11-17

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


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