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hidradenitis suppurativa

noun hidradenitis sup·pur·a·ti·va \ -ˌsəp-yu̇-rə-ˈtī-və \

medical Definition of hidradenitis suppurativa

:a chronic suppurative inflammatory disease of the apocrine sweat glands

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