The more details you can share with your dermatologist, the better he or she can understand your hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) symptoms and how they’re impacting you.
Knowing what questions you’d like to ask and openly sharing details about your symptoms can help you and your doctor choose the treatment that’s right for you.
to get ready for a productive conversation with your dermatologist about your HS symptoms. Print it out, answer the questions, and share your answers with your dermatologist.
It will be helpful to know more about his or her experience in treating HS. Here are some suggested questions.
There are more questions and diagrams to help you show your doctor where your symptoms appear. Use it to help you get ready for your conversation with your doctor.