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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: References

hidradenitis suppurativa: what does the evidence say? Amer J Clin Derm, 13: 283-291. Alikhan A, Lynch PJ, Eisen DB. (2009). Hidradenitis suppurativa: a comprehensive review (CME). JAAD, 60: 539-561. Jemec G. (2012). Clinical practice: Hidradenitis

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Key Points

…med abscesses. In rare cases, lesions of pyoderma gangrenosum can occur concurrently within areas of HS or at distant sites. Hidradenitis suppurativa is more prevalent in women. Risk factors for disease include obesity, smoking, and Crohn’s disease….

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Clinical Cases

…acts with moderate erythema in bilateral axillae, inguinal folds, buttocks, perianal area, infra-abdominal pannus Diagnosis: hidradenitis suppurativa No skin biopsy is required Treatment options discussed; patient opts for systemic infliximab. The…

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Treatment

…After their recovery, patients are in general quite satisfied with the long-term, usually permanent remission. Genitocrural hidradenitis can also be totally excised, but often extensive grafting or prolonged healing is required owing to the large…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Follicular Occlusion Triad?

…s of the skin. In: Dermatology. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Co., 1956:482. “The follicular occlusion triad refers to hidradenitis suppurativa, dissecting cellulitis of the scalp and acne conglobata. These three conditions constitute a form…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…fibrosing inflammation; occlusion of follicles plays no role in the process, any more than do apocrine glands have a part in hidradenitis suppurativa. Error: Folliculitis, as the term is used conventionally, refers to an inflammatory process that…