Night Sweats

About- Night sweats also known as nocturnal hyperhidrosis are frequent episodes of extreme perspiration during the night.
 
Causes-
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Autonomic neuropathy 
  • Brucellosis 
  • Carcinoid syndrome 
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Drug addiction or withdrawal (alcohol, opioids, cocaine, cannabis, benzodiazepines)
  • Endocarditis 
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Hormone therapy
  • Hyperthyroidism 
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Myelofibrosis 
  • Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Osteomyelitis 
  • Pheochromocytoma 
  • Pyogenic abscess
  • A side effect of certain medications, including antidepressants, diabetes
  • Stroke
  • Syringomyelia 
  • Thyroid disease
  • Tuberculosis
Specialist to visit
General Physician

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References
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
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