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Fox-Fordyce Disease Summary

Description: Chronic pruritic disease, usually in women, characterized by small follicular papular eruptions in APOCRINE GLANDS areas. It is caused by obstruction and rupture of intraepidermal apocrine ducts.

Also Known As: Fox-Fordyce Syndrome; Apocrine Miliaria; Disease, Fox-Fordyce; Fox Fordyce Disease; Fox Fordyce Syndrome Show All >>

Networked: 18 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Fox-Fordyce Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. pimecrolimus (Elidel) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 2
  2. Progesterone : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 11 Generic
  3. Hormones : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  4. Clindamycin (Cleocin) : 3 results : FDA 19 Generic
  5. Propylene Glycol (1,2 Propanediol) : 1 result : FDA 1 Generic
  6. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  7. Tretinoin (Retinoic Acid) : 1 result : FDA 27 Generic
  8. Testosterone (Sustanon) : 1 result : FDA 13
  9. Keratins (Keratin) : 1 result : IBA
  10. Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane (DDD) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Fox-Fordyce Disease

  1. Malignant Atrophic Papulosis
  2. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  3. Hidradenitis
  4. Skin Diseases
  5. Folliculitis (Sycosis)
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Key Therapies for Fox-Fordyce Disease

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  1. Injections : 1 outcome in 1 result
  2. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Lasers (Laser) : 3 results
  4. Hair Removal (Depilation) : 3 results
  5. Semiconductor Lasers : 1 result
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