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Hidradenitis suppurativa


Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), or as it is also known acne inversa, is a rarely diagnosed chronic skin disease characterized by clusters of abscesses or ...

Overview - Hidradenitis suppurativa - Mayo Clinic


Apr 13, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa — Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms and treatments, which may include surgery.

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Practice Essentials, Background ...


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 | - National Organization for Rare Disorders


Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic condition characterized by swollen, painful lesions, occurring in the armpit (axillae), groin, anal, and breast regions.

hidradenitis suppurativa - Genetics Home Reference


Aug 16, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa, also known as acne inversa, is a chronic skin disease characterized by recurrent boil-like lumps (nodules) under the ...

Hidradenitis suppurativa | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information ...


A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Specialists for Hidradenitis suppurativa.

Hidradenitis Suppurativa - American Osteopathic College of ...


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 ...

Impact on Patients with Hidradenitis Suppurativa


Hidradenitis suppurativa is one of the most unpleasant of all skin diseases. It causes pain, debility, embarrassment and self-consciousness. Its negative impact  ...

Cause and Pathogeneis of Hidradenitis Suppurativa


Cause/Pathogenesis. The search for the cause of HS has been difficult. Suggested causes include: Hormones/hormone imbalance,; Local factors including heat ...

Hidradenitis Suppurativa. Chronic skin condition, treatment. | Patient


Hidradenitis suppurativa is a long-term (chronic) skin condition. The cause is unknown. Inflammation of the apocrine sweat gland-bearing areas leads to painful ...

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Hidradenitis suppurativa | American Academy of Dermatology


Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a disease that usually begins as pimple-like bumps on the skin. The pimple-like bumps tend to develop in places that everyday ...

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: MedlinePlus


Jul 13, 2016 ... Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), or acne inversa, is a chronic skin disease. It causes painful bumps in your armpits and groin. Learn about ...

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment


Jan 19, 2016 ... WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa, a rare condition that causes painful bumps under the skin ...