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Hyperhidrosis

Defined as excessive sweating that is not necessarily related to heat exposure or exercise. Can be divided into two categories:

  • Primary cause: Idiopathic, hereditary or genetic conditions.
  • Secondary cause: Medical conditions like diabetes mellitus, thyroid problems or menopause.

Symptoms

Patients experience excessive sweating at these regions.

Treatment

  • Antiperspirants
  • Oral medication
  • Botox injection
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy (ETS)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Repair of Pectus Excavatum (MIRPE)
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