Ir Med J 2017 Aug 12;110(7):618. Epub 2017 Aug 12.
Department of Dermatology, The Adelaide and Meath Hospital, Dublin.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is characterized by chronic recurrent abscesses, nodules and draining sinus tracts with scar formation. Cutaneous Crohn's Disease (CD) may also present similarly. We wished to identify and describe an Irish cohort with combined HS and CD, with a view to a better recognition of clinical manifestations and understanding of the pathophysiology underlying these two overlapping conditions. Read More