Does systemic treatment cure hidradenitis suppurativa (HS)?

Updated: Aug 30, 2019
  • Author: Marina Jovanovic, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Systemic treatment does not restore the skin’s original architecture; therefore, once the inflammation has been treated, epithelialized cysts and sinus tracts remain in the affected skin. [9]


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