Dermatol Ther 2020 03 14;33(2):e13223. Epub 2020 Jan 14.
Dermatovenerology Department, Celje General and Teaching Hospital, Celje, Slovenia-EU, Institute of Anatomy, Histology, and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia.
Fox-Fordyce disease (FFD) is a rare pruritic dermatosis whose etiology has not been fully explored. It is mostly seen in women and presents as pruritic follicular papules at the apocrine (gland-bearing) regions, including the axilla, groins, perineum, and areola mammae, as well as the umbilicus. Treatment for FFD is extremely challenging in that there is no curative treatment for it. Read More