Certificate of compliance

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation, Inc.

is in compliance with the HONcode

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6 Years

Certificate validity 24 Apr 2012 - Apr 2014

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

03 Oct 2005

Certificate validity

24 Apr 2012 - Apr 2014

Date of last visit:

20 Oct 2014
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation, Inc.
Medical & Scientific Advisory Board (MSAB)

(24 Apr 2012) - Link

The materials on this website are designed for research purposes only. HSF does not practice medicine or provide medical services or advice, and the information on this site should not be considered medical advice. Medical advice, suggestions and/or recommendations for treatments, medications, or other medical procedures should always be discussed with a knowledgeable and competent medical professional. The information provided on this site is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her existing physician.

(24 Apr 2012) - Link

Privacy Policy

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.


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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation

(24 Apr 2012) - Link

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation, Inc.
Financial Reports & Founding Documents
URL: www.hs-foundation.org/aboutus/financial.htm

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(24 Apr 2012) - Link

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