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Treatment Varicose Veins; Melanoma-surgical treatment

A K├Ânig, C Lehmann, R Rompel, R Happle
BACKGROUND: Hidradenitis suppurativa is a chronic inflammatory skin disease involving the axillary, inguinal and anogenital regions and sometimes, in addition, the submammary or sacral areas. The etiology of this condition is unknown. OBJECTIVE: A matched-pair case-control study was performed to evaluate the influence of smoking habits on the manifestation of this disease. METHODS: Patients who had received surgical treatment for hidradenitis suppurativa in two dermatological centers completed a questionnaire dealing with family history, course of the disease and smoking habits...
1999: Dermatology: International Journal for Clinical and Investigative Dermatology
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