Hailey-hailey disease: a novel method of management by radiofrequency surgery.

J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2008 Jul;1(2):92-3. doi: 10.4103/0974-2077.44167.


Venkat Charmalaya Centre for Advanced Dermatology, Subbanna Garden, Vijaynagar, Bangalore-560 040, Karnataka, India.


Hailey-Hailey disease is a chronic, recurrent disease that causes considerable morbidity to the patient. While the medical line of treatment is only palliative, different surgical modalities have been reported to offer longer lasting remission. We report a case of Hailey-Hailey disease successfully treated with radiofrequency surgery.

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