temperature we have allocated about half a liter of sweat per day, and in the heat,
especially when combined with physical activity, we sweat tenfold
This ability often brings a lot of trouble. AT
Meanwhile, a cold, we wrap up in a blanket and drinking tea with raspberries,
What is Hyperhidrosis? In which case
sweating does not hurt, and when sweating should guard? let's
try to understand ...
Types of hyperhidrosis
Hyperhidrosis - excessive sweating it.
normal sweating amplifies in hot weather, during exercise
or fever. Excessive sweating can occur with a reflex
emotional experiences, pain, taking a hot or spicy foods,
alcohol and some chemicals.
Keep in mind that carrying
tight clothing and shoes made of synthetic materials, stay in stuffy
rooms with high humidity, drinking the wrong mode
- Also result in increased potootdachi. All this - physiological hyperhidrosis, The protective function of the body from overheating.
- Sweating is inadequate due to a number of neuroendocrine
disorders occurs regardless of temperature effects on
This sweating may be increased only
the individual parts of the body: face, hands, armpits, soles
feet. This is called hyperhidrosis local (Local). In addition there is a common local (generalized) hyperhidrosis at which disturbs the whole body sweating.
all pathological hyperhidrosis is a symptom in various
diseases. That is, is only sweating
the result of the underlying disease. Healing it - passes and sweating.
This secondary hyperhidrosis.
However, there are primary hyperhidrosis. This excessive sweating for no apparent reason.
What is now clear that the damp palms on a date - this is normal
and sometimes even romantically, and wet stains under the armpits in the sun - at least
and nasty, but quite natural.
And what do you do if you
excessive sweating in spite of all the laws and rules of physiology? how
find out why, and where to turn for help?
Causes of disease
First, consider the basic conditions under which develops secondary
hyperhidrosis. It is for these diseases will be primarily addressed
Diagnostic search for a general practitioner to whom you seek
- Endocrine diseases and conditions: increased thyroid function (hyperthyroidism), pheochromocytoma, diabetes, acromegaly, menopause and others.
- The pathology of the nervous system and the psycho-emotional sphere: vegetative-vascular dystonia, seizures, panic attacks, phobic disorders, Parkinson's disease, polyneuropathy, stroke and others.
- Infectious diseases: tuberculosis, malaria, brucellosis, helminth infections, sepsis, AIDS, and others.
- Diseases of the cardiovascular system: ischemic heart disease, hypertension, and others.
- Neoplastic diseases
- Genetic diseases
- As well as alcoholism, drug action, mushroom poisoning, organophosphorus compounds.
As you can see, the list is big enough, but even he did not fully cover all the possible causes of excessive sweating.
As a rule, secondary hyperhidrosis
sweating the whole body, there is no time of day, there remains a clear
connection with the activity of the underlying disease and, as far as recovery,
Sweating is reduced.
To find the causes of hyperhidrosis you
It will be offered to the standard examination, including laboratory and
instrumental diagnostics. You may need to visit specialists:
endocrinologist, neurologist, an infectious disease specialist, gynecologist, oncologist, and others.
when in the survey did not find the reasons for the development of
sweating, talking about primary hyperhidrosis as an independent
For primary hyperhidrosis often characterized by local sweating. There are complaints about the constant and excessive sweating on the face, hands, feet, armpits.
streams flowing on the skin leads to irritation it contributes
the accession of infection and the development of fungal diseases. In people
there are serious physical and social problems, worsens
standard of living.
Sometimes primary hyperhidrosis is inherited and runs in families. More often symmetrical and ends at night.
hyperhidrosis evaluation prompted a huge number of techniques. Most
of them have no practical value for the diagnosis, and there
Only for research, used in preparation for the
surgery and to confirm the effectiveness
technique can be reduced to the determination of weight loss for certain
intervals, sweat absorption in special chambers. apply
electrometric methods based on the change in skin resistance
Use the abilities of various substances
change its color when combined with sweat, which allows qualitatively
determine the location of hyperhidrosis areas. There are provocative
Tests with the introduction of various substances which stimulate or depress
Thus, the diagnosis is clear. How can we get rid of this disease?
despite the fact that modern medicine offers many solutions
the problem, the answer to this question will be prosaic. Cure hyperhidrosis
You can, but ...
Firstly, a long treatment of hyperhidrosis. There is a need for repeated courses.
Secondly, be prepared for a significant cash expenditures.
among physicians there is no consensus on the priority method of treatment.
The superiority of the various methods constantly challenged. To date,
the time has not yet accumulated sufficient information about the results of the treatment.
conclusions about the preference of one or another method has to do in
mainly on the basis of literature review, private study and
monographs. Apparently, the search for the optimal method of treatment - something for the future.
, a person suffering from hyperhidrosis is an extremely
stranded and forced to take an active part in
choosing a method of treatment. Let's try to sort through
basic medical techniques and recommendations, weigh them
efficacy, safety, and cost kosmetichnost.
Discuss in soobschestae