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Hidradenitis Suppurativa News

A study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology found that hidradenitis suppurativa tunnels are a source of inflammation, often causing significant burden in patients with the disease.
An international group of 31 experts in hidradenitis suppurativa reached consensus agreements on the definitions for morphological features of HS lesions, clarifying terms frequently evaluated in HS clinical trials.
According to a study published in Dermatology, the clinical staging systems for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) have poor interrater reliability and possibly underestimate disease activity.
A study published in JAMA Dermatology sought to describe the demographics, clinical features, treatment, associated comorbidities, and outcomes within a large cohort of pediatric patients with HS.
A study published in the International Journal of Dermatology has reported that patients treated with a high dose of intralesional triamcinolone (ILTAC) for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) have expressed improvements in disease state, quality of life, and overall satisfaction.
According to a recent study, inflammatory phenotype is associated with high C-reactive protein levels, showcasing the increased cardiovascular risk in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.
Power-Doppler ultrasound assesses the persistence of fistulous tracts under treatment with adalimumab in hidradenitis suppurativa.
A higher baseline body mass index (BMI) was discovered among hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) patients, especially in female and younger patients
A recent study examined healthy blood donors with self-reported hidradenitis suppurativa and found they are at a high risk of depression and needing pain medication compared with healthy controls.
Associations between hidradenitis suppurativa and endocrine and metabolic conditions have been previously studied, but fertility is a new avenue for research. A recently published study in Australasian Journal of Dermatology has found an increased risk of infertility among patients with HS.
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