A chronic and stubborn disease centred on inflammation of the large specialised sweat glands (apocrine glands) that are found mainly in the armpits and groins. These areas show a distinctive mixture of boil-like lumps, areas leaking pus, and scarring.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa via Embarrassing Health
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Affection still little known to the public, Verneuil’s disease nevertheless affects nearly 1% of the French population. chronic skin...
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Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic skin disease characterized by recurrent, painful, boil-like lumps (nodules) under the skin. HS...
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Brian Shares his experience with HS, Shows his wounds, discusses complications of HS, and the way some doctors treat...
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Hidradenitis suppurativa is a chronic, disabling condition that often relentlessly progresses. Occurring in often otherwise healthy adolescents and adults,...
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BY THE CALGARY HERALD OCTOBER 31, 2007 Karl Marx suffered from a skin disease that can cause severe psychological...
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