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The Symposium on Hidradenitis Suppurativa Advances (SHSA) took place on 22-23 October 2016 at Women's College Hospital in Toronto, Canada. This symposium was a joint meeting of the Canadian Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation (CHSF), and the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation (HSF Inc.) founded in USA. The purpose of this meeting was to gather well-known researchers from different disciplines to discuss most recent innovations, practical challenges and potential solutions to issues related to management and care of HS patients. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.
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Name: Experimental dermatology
Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is relatively common, with the prevalence of 0.05% to 4.10%, yet many patients receive inadequate treatment.
T-helper (Th)-17 lymphocytes and neutrophils are the main sources of the proinflammatory cytokines involved in the pathogenesis of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).
Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic inflammatory disease presenting in intertriginous areas. HS is associated with a number of disease-modifying comorbidities, including metabolic syndrome and ...
There are limited data evaluating the utilization of dermatologists for the care of patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.
we read with interest the recent paper of Hessam et al.(1) regarding the involvement of IL-36 in hidradenitis suppurativa (HS). They have showed that agonist members of IL-36 were significantly overe...
The trial enrolls patients with moderate to severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS). The primary goal of the trial is to evaluate the safety and tolerability of IFX-1 administered over 8 week...
The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety profile of Adalimumab for Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) participants in normal medical practice.
Purpose: To evaluate the effectiveness of intralesional triamcinolone for the treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa Participants: Patients diagnosed with Hidradenitis Suppurativa that hav...
This study will investigate how well adalimumab works in people with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) in the short and long term.
The primary objective of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of Apremilast in subjects with moderate hidradenitis suppurativa (HS).
A chronic suppurative and cicatricial disease of the apocrine glands occurring chiefly in the axillae in women and in the groin and anal regions in men. It is characterized by poral occlusion with secondary bacterial infection, evolving into abscesses which eventually rupture. As the disease becomes chronic, ulcers appear, sinus tracts enlarge, fistulas develop, and fibrosis and scarring become evident.
The inflammation of a sweat gland (usually of the apocrine type). The condition can be idiopathic or occur as a result of or in association with another underlying condition. Neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis is a relatively rare variant that has been reported in patients undergoing chemotherapy, usually for non-Hodgkin lymphomas or leukemic conditions.
The portion of the descending aorta proceeding from the arch of the aorta and extending to the DIAPHRAGM, eventually connecting to the ABDOMINAL AORTA.
A form of discrimination in the workplace which violates the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Sexual harassment takes two forms: quid pro quo, where the employee must submit to sexual advances in exchange for job benefits or be penalized for refusing; or a hostile environment, where the atmosphere of the workplace is offensive and affects the employee's well-being. Offensive sexual conduct may include unwelcome advances, comments, touching, questions about marital status and sex practices, etc. Both men and women may be aggressors or victims. (Slee and Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed, p.404). While civil rights legislation deals with sexual harassment in the workplace, the behavior is not restricted to this; it may take place outside the work environment: in schools and colleges, athletics, and other social milieus and activities.
Work consisting of a formal report giving details of the investigation and results of a medical or other scientific problem. When issued by a government agency or comparable official body, its contents may be classified, unclassified, or declassified with regard to security clearance. This publication type may also cover a scientific paper or article that records the current state or current position of scientific research and development. If so labeled by the editor or publisher, this publication type may be properly used for journal articles.
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