It is also important for HS patients to maintain a healthy weight and to not smoke. Hidradenitis suppurativa—a clinical review. Furthermore, a high index of suspicion and early tissue diagnosis should be performed in those with suspicion of malignancy. The external parts of the female genitalia—which includes the glans clitorislabia minora and majora, opening of the urethra and vagina the introitusand the surrounding tissue is called the vulva. Therapy is rarely indicated, but larger cysts may be excised.
Diffuse or near-diffuse involvement or multiple interconnected tracts and abscesses are observed across the entire area.
The condition typically becomes apparent during puberty but almost never after the age of about Some of these are:. Treatment Other causes Outlook Prevention The basics. Vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia VIN is a high-grade intraepithelial precursor of invasive squamous cell carcinoma. Introduction HS was once thought to be a rare disorder because only the most severe cases were reported.