Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) Community

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is a chronic disease of a type of sweat gland. It can occur in one or multiple areas of your body. HS usually develops in your armpits, groin and anal area. It causes long-term skin inflammation and can be painful. The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) patients and their loved ones. Topics in the community include: causes, clinical trials, complications, family issues, living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS), prognosis, research, surgery, treatments
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Hi there! I just have a question about an antibiotic I am about to start taking tomorrow. I have hidradenitis suppurativa and have ...
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Does anyone know about Hidradenitis suppurativa? My symptoms of the swollen red sore puss filled bumps in my armpit resemble the symptom...
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I am not sure if it is appropriate to post this as a question - because we think we have a solution to HS. And I have read many other peo...
Hi everybody, I just want to share something that might help you overcome HS, because for me it has been a life changing discovery. ...
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I was diagnosed with stage 3 hidradenitis 6 years ago and I'm in constant pain I get no relief even though I am on pain meds. I have clus...
I was diagnosed with vitamin d deficiency 3 months ago and am now taking high doses of vitamin d supplement My symptoms are improving sl...
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Hi Everyone, While I've been avoiding it for several years I'm facing the inevitability that wide surgical excision may be the only o...
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So to cut a long story short my mum has HS which is medically confirmed. I suspect I have had it for a few years now but its never been ...
It's not a question I just need to tell someone, anyone I don't know how I can live like this forever???? I feel like my life is over I'm...
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Hello, I have HS, POTS, and Ehlers Danlos Syndrome. Recently I've had a strange outbreak on my back that doesn't look like Hidradenitis. ...
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Hi there. My name is Karley, im 21, and just found out im 5 weeks along. I Don't necessarily have a question. Happy to find somewhere I c...
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for a while now, i've been getting "acne" on my butt. it started worrying me when i also got it in my right armpit. i did some research a...
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Hello Everyone, I'm scheduled to have an area excised from my axillary on Tuesday. The surgeon is thinking it will be about 3 cm in d...
I was just diagnosed with Hidradenitis suppurativa and deodorant irate my arm and the doctor told me I shouldn't be using it right now be...
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Hi All! Does anyone know of a good HS surgeon in Toronto with experience in wide surgical excision. I have stage III HS and facing hav...
All I'm seeing is posts about dudes with an std. "Whats this red bump on my penis" Which is NOT HS. Anyway its frustating people are ...
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I've had HS for about 7 years now. It's stage II.
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Hypothyroid in particular? Thanks
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MY DAUGHER IS 24 AND SHES BEEN SUFFERING WITH HS FOR YEARS NOW... THE LAST DERMOTOLOGIST WE TOOK HER TO SAID SHE NEEDED TO SEE AN INFECTI...
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Hello. I have had HS since I was about 11-12 years old. Just recently, however I've noticed that when I get a large boil, the lymph nodes...
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