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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….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: References

…r 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: 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…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

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…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Acne Vulgaris

A disease of infundibulosebaceous units, especially infundibula, that may manifest itself solely as noninflammatory lesions, i.e., comedones and intact cysts, or as inflammatory lesions, i.e., papules, nodules, and pustules. The process may resolve…

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…