Successful treatment of severe hidradenitis suppurativa with anakinra

Kian Zarchi*, Deirdre Nathalie Dufour, Gregor B.E. Jemec

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Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory skin disease that is characterized by painful and suppurating lesions. Herein, we report a case of severe HS that was refractory to multiple treatments but responded rapidly to anakinra injections. and laser and surgical excision.2,3 Hidradenitis suppurativa is, however, often a therapeutic challenge. This patient had not responded to medical therapy and had disease unsuitable for surgery due to the massive extent of the lesions and the number of areas involved.

Sider (fra-til)1192-1194
Antal sider3
TidsskriftJAMA Dermatology
Udgave nummer10
StatusUdgivet - 1 okt. 2013


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