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Summer 2008, Vol. 16 No. 2

Hong Kong J. Dermatol. Venereol. (2008) 16, 95-99

Case Report

A patient with multiple recurrent abscesses in the axillae and buttocks

AWM Au 區慧明, WYM Tang 鄧旭明, WY Lam 林永賢

A 31-year-old man presented with multiple recurrent painful abscesses over both axillae and buttocks for more than 15 years. He also suffered from acne conglobata and scarring alopecia over the scalp. Clinical features and skin biopsy confirmed the diagnosis of follicular occlusion tetrad.