Hidradenitis Suppurativa

The name Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) implies that the disease involves collections of white blood cells or “pus” in and around sweat glands. However, our current understanding of HS is that it begins with blockage of hair follicles followed by inflammation and possibly infection of the associated sweat glands. The areas that are …

Current Psoriasis Treatments

In this video Dr. Camisa discusses “What is Psoriasis?” and current treatments for psoriasis including various creams, photo-therapy (ultraviolet light) and chemo-therapy regimens. The video demonstrates the use of various light therapy provided in a full body cabinet, using a laser beam or a light unit for hands and feet. …

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Here you will find discussions mainly around: – Psoriasis – Autoimmune skin diseases such as lichen planus, vitiligo, and pemphigus – New Treatments for skin diseases – Skin Cancer including basal cell carcinoma, malignant melanoma, and T-Cell Lymphoma – Dermatology and Society – Opinion and Interesting Case Reports