Hidradenitis Suppurativa

  • Calogero Pagliarello
  • Giuseppe Fabrizi
  • Claudio Feliciani
  • Sergio di Nuzzo
Chapter

Abstract

Treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa is challenging. Medical treatments are often disappointing whereas surgical techniques, even if effective, involve considerable discomfort and are therefore reserved for severe disease. We introduce the cryoinsufflation as new supplementary weapon in the dermatologist arsenal.

Keywords

Hidradenitis suppurativa Acne inversa Cryoinsufflation Cryotherapy Velpeau disease Verneuil disease 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Calogero Pagliarello
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Fabrizi
    • 1
  • Claudio Feliciani
    • 1
  • Sergio di Nuzzo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Clinical and Experimental MedicineUniversity of ParmaParmaItaly

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