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A 24-year-old female asked:

I was just diagnosed with hidradenitis suppurativa and was told there was no cure. i have cystic acne and was told thats why. how can i manage?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Surgical excision: might be only option, if all medical treatments have been unsuccessful. Consult with a dermatologist.

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Last updated Nov 8, 2015

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