Click here to answer this week's poll for Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month.
Secondary hyperhidrosis manifests in specific body areas or can encompass the entire body, arising as a consequence of medications or underlying medical conditions. Various health issues can trigger excessive sweating in affected individuals.
Unlike primary hyperhidrosis, which often lacks an identifiable cause, secondary hyperhidrosis is linked to an underlying health factor or medication usage.
Addressing the root cause is crucial in managing secondary hyperhidrosis, making it essential for individuals experiencing abnormal sweating to seek medical attention and comprehensive evaluation for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment.
This Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month, Dermatology Times wants to hear from you. Which of the following conditions is commonly associated with secondary hyperhidrosis?
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Which of the following conditions is commonly associated with secondary hyperhidrosis?
Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis). Yale Medicine. September 22, 2023. Accessed November 29, 2023. https://www.yalemedicine.org/conditions/excessive-sweating