Streptococcus milleri causing treatable infection in perineal hidradenitis suppurativa

Hidradenitis suppurativa Research

Author(s): Highet AS, Warren RE, Staughton RC, Roberts SO

Streptococcus milleri was isolated from the active lesions of three patients with perineal hidradenitis suppurativa. In each patient, elimination of this organism by appropriate antibiotic therapy was accompanied by marked clinical improvement.

Dermatology Journal and/or Publisher

Journal Name: The British journal of dermatology
Journal Abbreviation: Br. J. Dermatol.
Journal Date Published: 1981-02-26

National Center for Biotechnology Information

PMID: 7437303
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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