Dermatology Online Journal
Laser hair reduction for hidradenitis suppurativa warrants insurance coverage
- Author(s): Carrington, Alexis E
- Vatanchi, Marjon
- Sivamani, Raja
- et al.
Hidradenitis suppurativa is a chronic, painful disease that significantly reduces quality of life. Laser hair reduction is one modality that can be used in combination with other treatments to ameliorate the condition. We argue that insurance should provide coverage for this necessary service.