What is the prognosis of untreated hidradenitis suppurativa (HS)?

Updated: Aug 30, 2019
  • Author: Marina Jovanovic, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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If untreated, the disease causes significant morbidity, particularly in women and patients with moderate and severe disease who are more likely to experience a significant diagnostic delay (>2 y). [61]


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