Hidradentitis Suppurativa

Study finds HS associated with acne conglobata
September 09, 2020

Hidradenitis suppurativa has come to be associated with systemic inflammation as well as a growing list of comorbidities including acne conglobate.

Research gains traction for hidradenitis suppurativa
June 05, 2020

Efforts are underway to identify new therapeutic methods that can offer improved outcomes for patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.

Clinical trials offer hope for hidradenitis suppurativa patients
November 13, 2019

Clinical trials investigating the efficacy of biologics in treating this condition at Stage 2 and Stage 3 are growing in number and should be considered a front-line treatment option, says this expert.

Skin issues that affect patients with skin of color
February 06, 2019

Healthcare disparities exist in all fields of medicine, including dermatology. We seek to address these disparities in this article by outlining the differences in epidemiology, presentation, access and outcomes of five conditions in patients with skin of color.

Acne vulgaris increases with hidradenitis suppurativa
February 04, 2019

Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa have a high prevalence of acne vulgaris, according to the latest research.

Biologics offer promise for hidradenitis suppurativa treatment
February 19, 2018

With one approved biologic available and many more under investigation, the future of treatment for hidradenitis suppurativa looks very promising.

Pain control benefits HS patients
July 11, 2017

Adalimumab (Humira, AbbVie) enhances both health-related quality of life and work productivity in patients with moderate-to-severe hidradenitis suppurativa, according to the results of two phase 3 clinical trials.

Wound healing and the HS patient
May 25, 2017

Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) need wound care not only after surgery, to address HS scarring and tunneling from sinus tracts; they also need ongoing wound care for lesions that might be draining, says one dermatologist.

May Clinical Considerations for NPs, PAs
May 17, 2017

This month, we take a look at a treatment approach to hidradenitis suppurativa, the impact of atopic dermatitis on pediatric patients and a way to prevent mycosis fungoides progression.

Pearls for treating hidradenitis suppurative in kids
April 28, 2017

Hidradenitis suppurativa can impact children and teens physically and emotionally. A dermatologist explains potential differences between pediatric and adult HS.