Hyperhidrosis is characterized by excessive sweating
in the hands, armpits, face and feet in discomforting
amounts and restricting daily activities. Sweating at this
level requires treatment.

There is a familial transition near 50% in those with
extreme sweating.

Sweating can increase excitement and psychological stress in
social environments. Excessive sweating is caused by the overactivity of the
nervous group called the sympathetic nervous system, and causes the person
to stress about it. Excessive sweating tends to continue intermittently or continuously throughout the day.

Excessive sweating affects the daily activity and quality of life. Due to its stressful nature on patients; they can change career choices, friend selection priorities, and restrict theirselves from individual activities.

Excessive sweating affects about 1% of the population. In the US, 4.000.000 (four million) people have excessive sweating problems. Medical and surgical methods are available.

Feel free to contact and ask questions about excessive local sweating on palms, armpits, face etc. In most cases, surgical treatment (thoracal sympathectomy / thoracal sympathetic blockade) is the best and only way to get rid of it. Assoc. Prof. Rauf GORUR (MD) has the widest series of thoracal sympathectomy and our cases increase over time since this article has been published in 2008; it reached nearly a thousand patients in general.

You can reach Rauf GORUR in person via his mobile phone (+90-0532-680-28-16) through whatsapp.


Excessive sweating
on both hands


One sided sweating
after unilateral operation


Cured hands after
operation on both sides

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