Hyperhidrosis


Onder M., Aksoy G.

TURKDERM-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY, vol.45, no.1, pp.2-9, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/turkderm.45.02
  • Title of Journal : TURKDERM-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF DERMATOLOGY AND VENEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2-9

Abstract

Hyperhidrosis, which affects nearly 3% of the population, is characterized by excessive sweating due to eccrine sweat gland hyperactivity. It has negative impact on quality of life, and social relations and also may lead to social anxiety disorders. Here, we review the causes of hyperhidrosis, clinical evaluation of patients and treatment options. (Turkderm 2011; 45: 2-9)