Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Skin Abscess Armpit Outlook

What to expect with hidradenitis suppurativa:

  • With treatment, most cases of hidradenitis suppurativa resolve in 10-20 days.
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa tends to recur.

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Last Updated: Mar 19, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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