Emergency Doctor's ability to diagnose Hidradenitis suppurativa

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is an inflammatory skin disease that presents with painful boils and tunnels in the intertriginous areas. (1) Obligatory diagnostic criteria for HS include (i) history of recurrent painful or purulent lesions more than twice/6 months, (ii) lesions located in the groin, axilla, perineum, buttocks area or inframammary fold (women), and (iii) nodules, papules/pustules, cysts, fistulas, abscesses or scars. (2) For HS, the average diagnostic delay is 7.2 years (3).

Sider (fra-til)e712-e714
TidsskriftJournal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
Udgave nummer11
Tidlig onlinedato24 apr. 2020
StatusUdgivet - nov. 2020

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