Swiss Practice Recommendations for the Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa/Acne Inversa.

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Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a painful, inflammatory, debilitating skin disease with a chronic intermittent course. The central pathogenetic event seems to be the occlusion of the hair follicle. HS has a 1-year prevalence of about 1%. It typically presents after puberty with painful, deep-seated, inflamed lesions in the apocrine gland-bearing areas of… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000477459

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@article{Hunger2017SwissPR, title={Swiss Practice Recommendations for the Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa/Acne Inversa.}, author={Robert Emil Hunger and Emanuel Laffitte and Severin Laeuchli and Carlo Mainetti and Michael Muehlstaedt and Peter Schiller and Anne-Karine Lapointe and Pascale Meschberger and Alexander Navarini}, journal={Dermatology}, year={2017}, volume={233 2-3}, pages={113-119} }