Hidradentitis Suppurativa

Biologics Offer Range of Options for Dermatologists Looking to Treat Patients
January 16, 2022

Studies offer positive outcomes for patients with conditions like hidradenitis suppurativa or psoriasis.

Is AD associated with Hidradenitis Suppurativa?
November 19, 2021

A retrospective cohort study published in the International Journal of American Academy of Dermatology investigated the possible association between atopic dermatitis and hidradenitis suppurativa.

Pointers With Dr Portela: What is Hidradenitis Suppurativa?
October 14, 2021

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc watches several TikTok videos in which creators share their experience with hidradenitis suppurativa.

Understanding Hidradenitis Suppurativa Subtypes
September 11, 2021

Ginette A. Okoye, MD, FAAD, provides several clinical pearls to help physicians find the best therapy for their individual hidradenitis suppurativa patients in her presentation at the Skin of Color Update 2021.

Comparing Pediatric and Adult Hidradenitis Suppurativa Patients
August 27, 2021

Many conditions are different in the pediatric population than in the adult population. How does hidradenitis suppurativa differ between the 2 groups?

Bimekizumab Effective for Hidradenitis Suppurativa
August 25, 2021

Though investigators called for more research on the biologic, recent data showed patients treated with bimekizumab recorded improved skin pain when compared to placebo and adalimumab.

Off-label Biologics Target Wide Range of Skin Diseases
May 18, 2021

Novel biologics are moving into off-label indications to expand the dermatologic armamentarium for a broad range of inflammatory skin diseases.

Medical, Surgical Tactics Help Manage HS
April 24, 2021

Thanks to new drug approvals, medical management is replacing surgery as the first-line treatment for inflammation caused by hidradenitis suppurativa. However, surgery is often necessary to relieve pain related to tunnels.

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.