Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), or as it is also known acne inversa, is a rarely
diagnosed chronic skin disease characterized by clusters of abscesses or ...
Apr 13, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa — Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms
and treatments, which may include surgery.
May 19, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a disorder of the terminal follicular epithelium in
the apocrine gland–bearing skin. Hidradenitis suppurativa is ...
Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic condition characterized by swollen,
painful lesions, occurring in the armpit (axillae), groin, anal, and breast regions.
Aug 16, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa, also known as acne inversa, is a chronic skin disease
characterized by recurrent boil-like lumps (nodules) under the ...
A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our
Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Hidradenitis suppurativa.
Share |. Hidradenitis is a chronic disease of the apocrine glands (a form of sweat
gland found on certain parts of the body). For unknown reasons, people with ...
Hidradenitis suppurativa is one of the most unpleasant of all skin diseases. It
causes pain, debility, embarrassment and self-consciousness. Its negative impact
Cause/Pathogenesis. The search for the cause of HS has been difficult.
Suggested causes include: Hormones/hormone imbalance,; Local factors
including heat ...
Hidradenitis suppurativa is a long-term (chronic) skin condition. The cause is
unknown. Inflammation of the apocrine sweat gland-bearing areas leads to