Hidradenitis suppurativa and psychiatric comorbidities, suicides and substance abuse: systematic review and meta-analysis - Phan K, Huo YR, Smith SD.
BACKGROUND: Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory skin disorder of the hair follicles, and has been associated with a multitude of systemic disorders and pathologies. There is increasing evidence to suggest that chronic inflammatory skin ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa is associated with childhood and lifetime traumatic events: a case control study - Gielen S, Janmohamed SR, Van Laethem A, Del Marmol V, Suppa M, Gutermuth J, Willemsen R.
BACKGROUND: Negative life events in childhood can increase the susceptibility to autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a systemic inflammatory disease affecting the apocrine sweat glands, characterized by abscesses, fistula... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Increased Hypothyroidism Risk Seen in Young Men With HS Increased Hypothyroidism Risk Seen in Young Men With HS
Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) increases the risk for hypothyroidism in young men, but not in young women or any older adults, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

What Causes Hidradenitis Suppurativa
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - May 22, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What Causes Hidradenitis Suppurativa
(Acne Inversa)? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - May 6, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Inflammatory Conditions of Skin, Bowel May Be Linked
FRIDAY, Feb. 28, 2020 -- There appears to be a link between hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a review published in the February issue of the International Journal of Dermatology. Kevin Phan, M.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Patients With Hidradenitis Suppurativa Often Turn to Alternative Medicine Patients With Hidradenitis Suppurativa Often Turn to Alternative Medicine
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use is common among patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), more than half of whom report dissatisfaction with conventional treatment, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - February 5, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Increased Risk of Inflammatory Arthritis With Hidradenitis Suppurativa Increased Risk of Inflammatory Arthritis With Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) face an increased risk of developing inflammatory arthritis, according to findings from a claims database.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - January 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Reduced risk of suicidal behaviors associated with the treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa with tumor necrosis factor (TNF) alpha antagonists: results from the US FDA Adverse Events Reporting System (FAERS) pharmacovigilance database - Gupta MA, Sheridan AD, Gupta AK.
BACKGROUND: Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic, recurrent condition that presents as painful, suppurating lesions in the apocrine gland-bearing skin regions. HS has been associated with increased suicidal behaviors (SB), independent of any treatmen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Janssen to Acquire Investigational Bermekimab from XBiotech
Clinical Stage, First-in-Class Anti-IL-1a Antibody for Atopic Dermatitis and Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Source: Johnson and Johnson)
Source: Johnson and Johnson - December 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How Is Hidradenitis Suppurativa Treated?
Discussion Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a recurrent, chronic inflammatory disease of the hair follicles particularly in the apocrine gland-bearing areas of the axilla, inguinal, perianal, mammary and inframammary areas. Onset is usually after puberty, in the early 20s. It is more common in females than males. Prevalence is estimated to be 0.05- 4.1%. It can be associated with premature adrenarche, metabolic syndrome and obesity. The lesions are often pruritic, painful, and with malodorous purulent drainage. It often begins with comedomes and tender nodules, and can easily progress to painful abscesses with purulent f...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 25, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Tied to Higher MI Risk Hidradenitis Suppurativa Tied to Higher MI Risk
Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) appear to be at increased risk of cardiovascular events, including myocardial infarction, according to a new study.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

A Modified TIME Concept in Hidradenitis Suppurativa A Modified TIME Concept in Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Is this modified approach based on the TIME concept useful in the topical management of hidradenitis suppurativa?Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Hidradenitis suppurativa: What to know
Hidradenitis suppurativa is a long term inflammatory skin condition. Learn about the causes, symptoms, treatment options, and home remedies in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Source Type: news

Risk for Long-Term Opioid Use Up in Hidradenitis Suppurativa
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 11, 2019 -- Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) have an increased risk for long-term opioid use, according to a study published online Sept. 11 in JAMA Dermatology. Sarah Reddy, from the Zucker School of Medicine at... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Image of the Day: White Blood Cell Webs
Neutrophil extracellular traps may hold clues to the cause of skin lesions in patients with a painful condition called hidradenitis suppurativa. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - September 5, 2019 Category: Science Tags: Image of the Day Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa)
Title: Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/23/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 23, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Guidelines Issued for Managing Hidradenitis Suppurativa
FRIDAY, Aug. 9, 2019 -- In a two-part guideline, published in the July issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, the United States and Canadian Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundations present recommendations for the diagnosis,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Depression and anxiety in adults with hidradenitis suppurativa: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Machado MO, Stergiopoulos V, Maes M, Kurdyak PA, Lin PY, Wang LJ, Shyu YC, Firth J, Koyanagi A, Solmi M, Alavi A, Piguet V, Carvalho AF.
IMPORTANCE: Previous studies suggest that depression and anxiety are common in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), more so than other dermatological conditions. Yet, to the authors' knowledge, no previous systematic review or meta-analysis has est... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Guidelines for the Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa Guidelines for the Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa
This article provide up-to-date, evidence-based recommendations for the management of hidradenitis suppurativa.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - May 29, 2019 Category: Surgery Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Hidradenitis suppurativa and risk of suicide - systematic review and meta-analysis - Phan K, Loya A, Ramachandran V, Smith SD.
The painful and chronic nature of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) and associated stigma leads to detrimental impact on patients' quality of life. There is increasing evidence that HS is associated with various psychiatric comorbidities including depression, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Dermcidin may play role in the pathogenesis of skin disease hidradenitis suppurativa
(George Washington University) A team from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences have identified the protein dermcidin as having a potential role in the pathogenesis of the chronic skin disease hidradenitis suppurativa. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Novel Agent Active in Dermatologic Conditions
(MedPage Today) -- High response rates with IL-1 alpha inhibitor in atopic dermatitis, hidradenitis suppurativa (Source: MedPage Today Dermatology)
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology - March 4, 2019 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Several Minor Surgeries Preferred in Some Dermatology Cases Several Minor Surgeries Preferred in Some Dermatology Cases
Multiple step-by-step surgeries in place of a major procedure to remove diseased skin related to hidradenitis suppurativa can eliminate the need for skin grafts, a small pilot study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Methotrexate Added to Biologic Eases Inflamed Skin Methotrexate Added to Biologic Eases Inflamed Skin
The combination of methotrexate and anti-TNF therapy can improve clinical response in patients with severe hidradenitis suppurativa, first results from a new study demonstrate.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 8, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Biomarkers to Pinpoint Hidradenitis Suppurativa Inch Forward Biomarkers to Pinpoint Hidradenitis Suppurativa Inch Forward
A lack of physician familiarity with the uncommon inflammatory skin condition points to a need for diagnostic biomarkers, experts say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

New Options Emerging for Painful Abscesses, Skin Scarring New Options Emerging for Painful Abscesses, Skin Scarring
Much-needed therapies for a chronic inflammatory skin condition, a once-orphan disease, will be in the spotlight at the upcoming Conference of the European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Amgen Releases AMGEVITA for Treatment of Inflammatory Diseases in Adults
The AMGEVITA is a biosimilar designed to treat rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis hidradenitis and panuveitis. The biosimilar is a citrate-free formula and will be released in twenty-eight  countries in the European Union.This story is related to the following:Biopharmaceuticals (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - October 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Early Win for Anti-IL-17 Drug in Hidradenitis Suppurativa
(MedPage Today) -- Responses in 14 of 18 patients with longstanding disease (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - September 18, 2018 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Hidradenitis suppurativa increases indirect  costs
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - September 1, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Title: Hidradenitis SuppurativaCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/14/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - August 14, 2018 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Women with hidradenitis suppurativa have an elevated risk of suicide - Tiri H, Huilaja L, Jokelainen J, Timonen M, Tasanen K.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Tied to Increased Risk of Crohn's Disease Hidradenitis Suppurativa Tied to Increased Risk of Crohn's Disease
Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), a skin disorder characterized by painful nodules and abscesses, may be at increased risk for Crohn's disease (CD), and those with GI symptoms should be seen by a gastroenterologist, researchers in New York say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Are Hidradenitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis Related?
Title: Are Hidradenitis and Rheumatoid Arthritis Related?Category: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/17/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - October 17, 2017 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Increased suicide risk in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa - Thorlacis L, Cohen AD, Gislason GH, Jemec GBE, Egeberg A.
Patients with skin disorders are considered at a higher risk of depression and anxiety than the background population. Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) may be particularly affected. We explored the association between HS and depression, anxiety,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 29, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Biofilm-based Treatment for Chronic Hidradenitis Suppurativa Biofilm-based Treatment for Chronic Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Mounting evidence that biofilms are involved in hidradenitis suppurativa suggests that a biofilm-based treatment strategy, such as used in other chronic wound infections, may be effective.The British Journal of Dermatology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

New treatment options for common debilitating skin disease Hidradenitis suppurativa
(Trinity College Dublin) The research team behind the study pinpointed 'Th17' cells as mediating the disease (HS). A number of existing treatments target the same cellular pathway and may also be effective in treating HS. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 19, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Glaswegian woman with lumps in groin thought it was STI
Esme Munro, 35, from Glasgow, mistook the huge, puss-filled lumps for an STI until she was diagnosed  with hidradenitis suppurativa, caused by blocked sweat glands. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GRAPHIC IMAGES: Incurable skin condition causes painful abscesses - do you have symptoms?
HIDRADENITIS suppurativa is a painful, long-term skin condition that causes recurring boils and abscesses, usually around the armpits, groin, on the buttocks and under the breasts. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hematological Parameters in Staging Hidradenitis Suppurativa Hematological Parameters in Staging Hidradenitis Suppurativa
What role could hematological markers potentially play in the evaluation of hidradenitis suppurativa?Wounds (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - June 5, 2017 Category: Pathology Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Wound Healing and Hidradenitis Suppurativa
(MedPage Today) -- Draining lesions call for specialized attention (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - June 2, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Hidradenitis suppurativa, intimate partner violence, and sexual assault - Sisic M, Tan J, Lafreniere KD.
BACKGROUND: Sexual assault and intimate partner violence have never been examined in individuals with hidradenitis suppurativa. The research is important, because prior studies show higher incidences of intimate partner violence and sexual assault in indiv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 12, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

European Commission Approves AMGEVITA ™ (Biosimilar Adalimumab) For The Treatment Of Certain Inflammatory Diseases
First Biosimilar Adalimumab Approved in the European Union THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced that the European Commission (EC) has granted marketing authorization for AMGEVITA™ (biosimilar adalimumab1) in all available indications. AMGEVITA is authorized for the treatment of certain inflammatory diseases in adults, including moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis; psoriatic arthritis; severe active ankylosing spondylitis (AS); severe axial spondyloarthritis without radiographic evidence of AS; moderate-to-severe chronic plaque psoriasis; moderate-to-s...
Source: Amgen News Release - March 23, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

AbbVie's HUMIRA(R) (Adalimumab) Receives CHMP Positive Opinion to Treat Adolescents with Hidradenitis Suppurativa, a Chronic Inflammatory Skin Disease
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Nov. 14, 2016 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- AbbVie (ABBV), a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has gr... Biopharmaceuticals, Dermatology, Regulatory AbbVie, HUMIRA, adalimumab, hidradenitis suppurativa (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 14, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Adalimumab for the Treatment of Hidradenitis Suppurativa Adalimumab for the Treatment of Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Hidradenitis suppurativa is a severe and chronic auto-inflammatory disease, with few therapeutic options, but recent Phase III clinical trials on the efficacy of adalimumab show promise.Skin Therapy Letter (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 26, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology Journal Article Source Type: news

Humira Partially Effective Against Hidradenitis Suppurativa Humira Partially Effective Against Hidradenitis Suppurativa
The anti-inflammatory drug adalimumab can provide significant relief for about a quarter of people who suffer from a moderate-to-severe case of the chronic skin condition hidradenitis suppurativa, according to two 36-week trials.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Clinical trial results support adalimumab treatment for painful skin condition
The results of two phase 3 clinical trials that led to FDA approval of adalimumab for treatment of the chronic inflammatory skin disease hidradenitis suppurtiva are now being published. An inhibitor of the inflammatory protein tumor necrosis factor, adalimumab is the first such medication approved to treat the painful skin disorder. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 4, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Studies highlight diagnostic and treatment challenges in hidradenitis suppurativa
SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. – Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) may be misdiagnosed when they see providers who are not dermatologists – as is usually the case during the initial years of their disease, according to a large analysis of medical claims data. The findings highlight the need for... (Source: Skin and Allergy News)
Source: Skin and Allergy News - August 3, 2016 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Hidradenitis suppurativa and diet: What's recommended?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - July 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news