Palmar Hyperhidrosis is a type of Hyperhidrosis which is nothing but excessive sweating of the hands. This condition affects our daily work and other activities. It is good to apply little lotion to the hand to avoid excess sweating and as well as preventing the hands from becoming too dry. Palm produces more sweat when we become nervous or when there is too much of worry and stress in the mind. Palmer Hyperhidrosis is a condition where the palm produces too much of sweat such that sweat flows out of the hand. Such a situation happens right from children to elders.
Palmar Hyperhidrosis is a hereditary problem that mostly occurs for children. When a person becomes excited or builds up too much of stress the blood pressure increases followed by increase in heartbeat. Thus to control the body temperature sweat is produced. Since palmar Hyperhidrosis mostly occurs while shaking hands with a person when we meet them for the first time or nervousness this can make us uncomfortable to move with the public.
People who experience excess sweating often hesitate to be with other people. They try to hide their hands or avoid contact with others only because they lack confidence. They fear that others might humiliate them and thus become frustrated. For example when meeting clients and other professionals it becomes really difficult to greet people with sweaty hands. People with sweaty hands find it difficult to write something on a book or a sheet of paper as sweat keeps dropping from their hands. Even while driving a vehicle the sweat in the hand makes it difficult for them to ride.
There are many treatments available for palmar Hyperhidrosis. Mostly people apply powder or lotion to eliminate excess sweating. Sweaty hands respond well to even oral medications such as Drysol.Surgery is opted only when the condition is severe and if none of the other methods work out. The treatment that we go for in case of massive palmar Hyperhidrosis is thoracoscopic sympathectomy.Palmer Hyperhidrosis is mostly of two types. Primary Palmar Hyperhidrosis occurs when we become nervous, angry and fear for something.
Secondary palmar hyperhidrosis occurs due to some disorder such as infections, tuberculosis and other neurological disorder. Diabetes, menstruation, menopause, hormonal changes, consumption of alcohol, plasma cell disorders, use of certain drugs, thyroid can also cause excess sweating. To avoid such a condition it is good to avoid spicy foods. For secondary palmar Hyperhidrosis a surgery may be required. Exercise everyday and practice yoga to keep the mind stress free. It is good to avoid alcohol and diabetic patients should reduce intake of sugar. Cultivating healthy habits and consuming nutritious diet will make you healthy and stay fit.
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article by Dave Huauley