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A 21-year-old male asked:

Sometimes my hand's palm is sweating without any causes, can anyone tell why it can be happened?

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Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Sleep Medicine 19 years experience
Hyperhydrosis: Excess sweating can happen anyhwere. Sometimes it is palms sometimes armpits/forehead/etc. Usually it will be the same place each time. There are specific treatments and it has to do often with your nervous system wiring.
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Dr. Michael Zadeh
General Surgery 18 years experience
Hyperhidrosis: Primary hyperhidrosis (ph) is the medical term used to describe the condition of severe excessive sweating. Simply put, ph is a condition that involves overactive sweat glands. This usually occurs in the underarms, palms of the hands, and soles of the feet. Recently, Botox injections have been used as a safe, quick, and effective treatment for severe excessive sweating of these areas.
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Last updated Aug 20, 2017


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