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Hidradenitis Summary

Description: The inflammation of a sweat gland (usually of the apocrine type). The condition can be idiopathic or occur as a result of or in association with another underlying condition. Neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis is a relatively rare variant that has been reported in patients undergoing chemotherapy, usually for non-Hodgkin lymphomas or leukemic conditions.

Also Known As: Hydradenitis; Eccrine Hidradenitides, Neutrophilic; Eccrine Hidradenitis, Neutrophilic; Hidradenitides; Hidradenitides, Neutrophilic Eccrine Show All >>

Networked: 106 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hidradenitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  2. Clindamycin (Cleocin) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : FDA 19 Generic
  3. TNFR-Fc fusion protein (etanercept) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : FDA 2
  4. Thyrotropin (Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 1
  5. Prolactin : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  6. Hormones : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  8. Cytarabine (Cytosar-U) : 6 results : FDA 13 Generic
  9. Isotretinoin (Accutane) : 3 results : FDA 6 Generic
  10. infliximab (Remicade) : 3 results : FDA 2
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Diseases Related to Hidradenitis

  1. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  2. Infection
  3. Acute Myeloid Leukemia (Acute Myelogenous Leukemia)
  4. Skin Diseases
  5. Neoplasms (Cancer)
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Key Therapies for Hidradenitis

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 34 results
  2. X-Ray Therapy : 5 results
  3. Gas Lasers : 1 result
  4. Body Piercing (Piercing, Body) : 1 result
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
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