NEW TECHNIQUE FOR HYPERIDROSIS TREATMENT

 

NEW TECHNIQUE FOR HYPERIDROSIS TREATMENT

 

Hidrosis serves as the body’s cooling mechanism, protecting it from overheating.

 

There are 2-4mn sweat glands distributed all over our bodies.

 

2 types of sweat glands: eccrine $ apocrine.

 

A chronic disorder that causes excessive sweating of the axilla, hands and feet

 

Estimated 2.8% of the population, in USA about 7.8 M

 

As large as the Psoriasis

 

Effect patient life style

 

Caused by over activity of the sympathetic nerves

 

Majority are eccrine sweat glands.

 

Both types are activated by nerves which respond to variety of stimulations

 

 

Antiperpsirants

Iontophoresis

Botox injections

Oral medications

Surgery

 

Laser treatment for hyperidrosis is a minor operation, under local anaesthesia with no down time. It gives permanent results with no recurrence or necessity for additional treatment.

AlLMA diode laser with 1470 nm wavelength is the appropriate hard wear for this treatment. It is already installed and used in Apollonion Private Hospital.

                                                      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                          

 

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May the lord bless you and take care of you. May the lord be kind and gracious to you.  May the lord look on you with favour and give you peace. Thank you, Christos Michaelides

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