Prevalence of hidradenitis suppurativa among patients with Down syndrome: a population-based cross-sectional analysis.

BACKGROUND Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) has been linked to Down syndrome (DS). OBJECTIVES To determine whether patients with DS have a higher prevalence of HS, and whether the diagnosis of HS occurs at an earlier age for these patients. METHODS A cross-sectional analysis was performed for a population sample of 11 936 patients with DS and 16 813 290… CONTINUE READING