Low and high body mass index in hidradenitis suppurativa patientsdifferent subtypes?


Riis P. T. , Saunte D. M. , Benhadou F., del Marmol V., Guillem P., El-Domyati M., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEREOLOGY, vol.32, no.2, pp.307-312, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

IntroductionOverweight is a well-established risk factor for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS). In this cross-sectional study, we compare HS patients with a high body mass index (BMI) with HS patients with a low BMI to investigate differences in disease characteristics.