I HATE BOILS!! My armpits stay infected. The odor makes me want to stay hidden from society. I was on Humira for only a few short months. Got a bad viral infection in my throat stopped humira for a week or two and I got better. My Dr informed me the common cold could be pneumonia for me. I want to know how life has been since others have tried humira.
While searching the web for info for my son, I came across some info on a fairly new treatment using a drug called Anakinra. Anyone try this?
Hello, new to this site but have had HS since I was 21. I’m 63 now..anyway a friend mentioned she had taken Accutane and had good luck with it. I read all the side effects and am not too excited to take it but was wondering if anyone here has used it and what kind of results you had.
I’m having surgery 12/17 to fix what my HS surgery messed up. Has anyone else gotten cosmetic surgery?
I have been battling with severe lymphedema for months now and feel like I'm getting the run around with physicians in my area. I was hospitalized for 5 days and had surgery which I thought would reduce the swelling, but I'm no better off now than I was in June when I went in the hospital. I've been out of work since, and I'm waiting on a MRL test to see why my lymphatic system isn't draining… read more
Hi — in January 2020 I had surgery to remove a cyst from my breast by breast surgery team. However, I kept getting the growths in the same spot for the months following the procedure, and it even grew in the other breast and was even more painful. I found out in August 2020 from a dermatologist that I have HS. Has anyone ever experienced a misdiagnosis that led to surgery?? If so, have you sought out legal action? Since seeing the dermatologist and getting on a doxycycline pill and… read more
I’m scared my doctors want me to have the surgery because how long I’ve been dealing with my skin I’m 24 now started around 4th grade what do you guys think also I have a 1 year old and if I do it will be next year because of the holidays this year and my sons Bug 2nd is in November so I don’t wanna miss anything so let give me your opinion?
Sorry this is really embarrassing for me I have a really large and painful abscess near the opening of my vagina thats swollen to the point where its almost on the inside of my vagina sorry rather graphic I know but im at my wits end can barely wipe without screaming with pain i would really like to have it drained as I cant walk either but im on my period and will be for some days yet has anyone had surgery while being on their period and can you… read more
hi ive recently had surgery for incision and drainage on a breast abscess theyve left the wound open and it has to be packed and covered with a dressing im using standard adhesive dressings that they have me at the hospital but now I have a very angry looking blister rash that is so itchy from where the dressings have been has anyone else had the same issue or can recommend a dressing that won't cause this ?