Hyperhidrosis

About-Hyperhidrosis also known as polyhidrosis or sudorrhea is abnormally excessive sweating mostly occurs in the hands (palmar hyperhidrosis), armpits (axillary hyperhidrosis), or feet (plantar hyperhidrosis).
 
Types and causes
Primary focal Hyperhidrosis- Generally affects the palms, soles, armpits, and face, usually begins in adolescence, and commonly caused by:
Hyperhidrosis Anxiety disorder
Hyperhidrosis Certain foods, including citric acid, coffee, chocolate, peanut butter and spices
Hyperhidrosis Certain odors
Hyperhidrosis Emotional stress
Hyperhidrosis Family history
Hyperhidrosis Heat
Hyperhidrosis Spinal cord injury  

Secondary generalized
Hyperhidrosis- Affects large areas of the body, generally starts in adulthood, caused by a medical condition or as a side effect of certain medications. Several medical conditions and other factors which may contribute to developing this disease include
Hyperhidrosis Adrenal gland disorders
Hyperhidrosis Autonomic dysfunction
Hyperhidrosis Cancer of the lymphatic system
Hyperhidrosis Diabetes
Hyperhidrosis Gout
Hyperhidrosis Heart disease
Hyperhidrosis Heat, humidity, exercise
Hyperhidrosis HIV
Hyperhidrosis Hodgkin disease
Hyperhidrosis Hyperthyroidism
Hyperhidrosis Hypoglycemia
Hyperhidrosis Lung disease
Hyperhidrosis Menopause
Hyperhidrosis Parkinson’s disease
Hyperhidrosis Pheochromocytoma
Hyperhidrosis Pituitary disease
Hyperhidrosis Severe psychological stress
Hyperhidrosis Certain medications
Hyperhidrosis Spinal cord injuries
Hyperhidrosis Stroke
Hyperhidrosis Tuberculosis 

Specialists to visit
Dermatologist Dermatologist

Dermatologist General Physician

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References
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.aad.org
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.nhs.uk
https://dermnetnz.org
https://my.clevelandclinic.org

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