It is a skin disease that most commonely affects area bearing apocrine glands or sebacious glands, such as under arms, breasrs, inner thighs, groin and buttocks.
It presents with one or more red tender bumps, lesion often enlarge and break and drain pus
.After several recurrences scarring
may occur.It usually starts after puberty
, may persist for years and may get worse over time.