hyperhidrosis

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Synonyms for hyperhidrosis

excessive and profuse perspiration

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There is no formal measurement for excessive sweating but it becomes a concern for doctors when it has a detrimental impact on a patient's wellbeing.
Excessive sweating means producing as much as five times more sweat than is needed and it usually occurs when a person's cooling system is kicked into overdrive.
High temperature combined with humidity leads to excessive sweating in an attempt to cool the body.
It causes an excessive secretion of catecholamines that leads to symptoms such as headaches, excessive sweating, flushing or anxiety as well as cardiovascular signs--palpitations, tachycardia or paroxysmal arterial hypertension [1].
If you experience any signs of pulmonary embolism--sudden shortness of breath, chest pain, clammy skin, an irregular heartbeat, excessive sweating, wheezing, or coughing--seek emergency medical attention.
The surgery is usually done to treat excessive sweating.
While excessive sweating, also known as hyperhidrosis, isn't medically dangerous, it can cause significant emotional and psychological distress to the person affected.
The miraDry procedure is designed to treat primary axillary hyperhidrosis, the medical term that refers to a condition resulting in excessive sweating under the arms due to sweat glands that produce more sweat than is needed to cool the body.
In 25 chapters, dermatologists, surgeons, and other physicians from North America, Europe, Brazil, Korea, and Australia discuss the basic science of various products and the procedural steps for eyebrow height and shaping, crow's feet, eyelids, the mid-face, and other areas, as well as uses with darker skin types, combination treatment, and excessive sweating.
This is a popular treatment at this time of year for brides and grooms, as well as before prom or other events involving formal wear for people who experience excessive sweating that can be a source of embarrassment or ruin expensive clothing.
When excessive sweating affects the hands, feet and armpits, it's called primary or focal hyperhidrosis.
The test can be used to assess the area involved in excessive sweating although it cannot measure the degree of sweating.
Negative signs are excessive sweating, looking fat and not letting the jockey get on board
Common areas of excessive sweating are the palms of the hands, soles of the feet, and underarms.
00pm) In the last of the series, the team catches up with a man who had a bent penis caused by Peyronie's disease, and meets a patient who had excessive sweating.