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Portsmouth, OH
A 23-year-old female asked:

I sweat a lot at night. during the day my hands and feet are ice cold but they're sweaty or clammy. i'm not sick. what is causing this?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Hyperhidrosis: Granted no medical problems causing the excessive sweating, the fall back diagnosis is idiopathic hyperhidrosis. Treatment options include: antiperspirant, anticholinergic meds, Botox injections (very effective) and surgery for the appropriate candidates. See doc to rule out secondary causes first.
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