Hereditary hidradenitis suppurativa restricted to the auricular region

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

Author(s): Satter E

Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is part of the follicular occlusion tetrad, which typically presents as recurrent deep-seated nodules, abscesses, and communicating sinus tracts with a predilection for the axilla and genital region. There is only one prior report of HS restricted to the auricular region. Herein the first familial case of HS restricted to the auricular region is reported.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: Dermatology online journal
Journal Abbreviation: Dermatol. Online J.
Journal Date Published: 2012-12-10

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 23217949
Article Source:
Lasted Revision: 2012-12-10

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


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