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Descriptor English:   Hyperhidrosis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hiperhidrosis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hiperidrose 
Tree Number:   C17.800.946.350
Definition English:   Excessive sweating. In the localized type, the most frequent sites are the palms, soles, axillae, inguinal folds, and the perineal area. Its chief cause is thought to be emotional. Generalized hyperhidrosis may be induced by a hot, humid environment, by fever, or by vigorous exercise. 
Indexing Annotation English:   excessive sweating; do not confuse with HYPOHIDROSIS, reduced sweating
History Note English:   76; was see under SWEATING 1963-75 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   7126 
Unique Identifier:   D006945 

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