Microbiology of Hidradenitis Suppurativa: New Evidence That Anaerobes Predominate.

Title

Microbiology of Hidradenitis Suppurativa: New Evidence That Anaerobes Predominate.

Creator

Watkins Richard R

Publisher

Infectious Disease Alert

Date

2017
2017-09

Description

The article presents a study, which shows anaerobic bacteria as main cause of Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS). Topics include use of molecular techniques for elucidating the microbiology of HS skin lesions; common HS lesions such as Prevotella, Porphyromonas, and Parvimonas; and association of Porphyromonas with chronic infections like gingivitis and periodontitis.

Subject

Gram-Negative Anaerobic Bacteria; Severity of Illness; Antibiotics – Therapeutic Use; Hidradenitis Suppurativa – Drug Therapy; Hidradenitis Suppurativa – Microbiology

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

137–138

Issue

12

Volume

36

Citation

Watkins Richard R, “Microbiology of Hidradenitis Suppurativa: New Evidence That Anaerobes Predominate.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed August 4, 2021, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5817.

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