Genetic Heterogeneity of Familial Acne Inversa Familial acne inversa-2 (ACNINV2; 613736) is caused by haploinsufficiency for the PSENEN gene (607632) on chromosome 19q13.1. Familial acne inversa-3 (ACNINV3; 613737) is caused by haploinsufficiency for the PSEN1 gene (104311) on chromosome 14q24.3, making this disorder allelic to early-onset Alzheimer disease (607822).Acne Inversa Genetics
OMIM Entry – # 142690 – ACNE INVERSA, FAMILIAL, 1; ACNINV1
HS Patient Stories
HS BOOK SERIES: “I WILL NOT HIDE” Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS)
Our series of book releases for #HSAWARENESS tell the stories of Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) patients in vivid and personal narrative. Told by the patients themselves.
“A current publication reported a delay of 7.2 years between the first signs of the disease and its diagnosis, a mostly critical period of time, which can lead to the known debilitating clinical picture.”
— The 2016 5th International Conference on Hidradenitis suppurativa or Acne Inversa