Hyperhidrosis and its treatment

Hyperhidrosis is a disease that is characterized with increased sweating. Etiology is divided into General hyperhidrosis arising from the impact of emotional and physical stress, high temperatures, and local sweating in the palms, soles and large folds. The disease is accompanied by an unpleasant odor, creates beneficial conditions for vital activity of pyogenic and fungal flora due to softening of the skin and acidity on it. The real reason for the formation of the disease is not known, but further development she gets in the endocrine, traumatic injuries and diseases of the nervous system. Today, there are several effective and modern methods of treatment of the disease.

Treatment of hyperhidrosis:

The drug Botox, analogue of botulinum toxin. Treatment is around this drug zone sweating. Cut away the entire territory of hyperhidrosis. The procedure must be repeated, because the effect of the treatment lasts only up to 8 months.

Curettage zone sweating. The procedure is performed under local anesthesia with puncture every 10mm. After a rapid decrease sweating under the arms at 90% and disappears completely odor. The mechanism of action is marking the territory of hyperhidrosis using samples of the Minor, then after 5-10 mm puncture is performed curettage (peeling of the skin using a tool curettes). The point of the treatment is to eliminate the sweat glands.

Endoscopic sympathectomy is the main method of treatment redness of the face and Palmar hyperhidrosis. Technique - two puncture, a length of a few mm, in the armpits introduces a small camera, which allows through the monitor ongoing procedure; on the site of the sympathetic nerve imposed a special clip (5mm). Because sympathetic nerve forms sweating, overlay the clip will stop unpleasant rash. The procedure is performed under local anesthesia and lasts 30 minutes.

The procedure is contraindicated in individuals who have secondary hyperhidrosis, when sweating is a symptom of another disease; people with lung and heart failure; patients with tuberculosis, pleurisy, emphysema.

It should be noted that to date, the most reliable and cheap remedy against heavy sweating are antiperspirants.

The use of folk remedies:

1) When hyperhidrosis of the armpits recommend frequent shaving of the hair, washing away in the morning and evening, wiping skin boric solution and dusting baby powder.

2) During enhanced sweating stop preferably 2 times a day to wash feet, to powder its talc and wipe with a decoction of oak bark.

3) for sweating of the palms, you need to wipe the skin with special lotions and use of powder.

Prevention of hyperhidrosis - body hygiene, the use of sedatives and external funds.

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