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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more


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What could cause excessive sweating?

What could cause excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis, can be a warning sign of thyroid problems, diabetes or infection. Excessive sweating is also more common in people who are overweight or out of shape. ...Read more

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What could. Be the cause of excessive sweating

What could. Be the cause of excessive sweating

A few possibilities: Medications, hormone imbalance, anxiety, diet (maybe), etc., . See your doc and get evaluated. ...Read more

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What causes excessive sweating? And what could be done to reduce it?

What causes excessive sweating? And what could be done to reduce it?

See a dermatologist: There is a great deal to this. Where sweating? Both sides? How much? When? Are you heavy? Athletic? Other symptoms? Any meds or herbs? Pregnant? Family sweating history? Treatment to be determined by history, exam, lab. Meanwhile there are OTC antiperspirants. Keep yourself cool and well ventilated. ...Read more

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What could cause excessive night sweating if this was never a problem before?

What could cause excessive night sweating if this was never a problem before?

Several things: Night sweats can be caused by menopause, certain medications, or more serious things like autoimmune disease, infections, or cancer (leukemia, lymphoma, and others). If night sweats are drenching (ie your sheets are soaked, you have to change clothes) and you aren't a woman near menopause, you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I started sweating profusely with little excursion. What could cause that?

I started sweating profusely with little excursion. What could cause that?

Multiple medical: Issues. Metabolic dysfunction, thyroid, cardiac, pulmonary, etc. You must obtain a comprehensive physical exam, blood testing and chest xray- please make the earliest possible appointment. ...Read more

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Sometimes I feel hungry all of a sudden and start sweating, what could be the cause?

Sometimes I feel hungry all of a sudden and start sweating, what could be the cause?

Hypoglycemia: Or rapid drop in blood sugar due to insulin release. Avoid by eating high protein, low carbohydrate diet to avoid rapid swings in blood sugar. For acute relief eat a high protein snack like a handful of nuts. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Excessive sweating during workout with chills...? I'm fit 125lbs. What could cause this should I worry?

Excessive sweating during workout with chills...? I'm fit 125lbs. What could cause this should I worry?

Physiology: Sweating is one of the body's mechanisms for reducing core temperature which goes up due to muscular activity. Chilling is a mechanism to raise the body temperature, again by muscular activity. It is possible that by sweating excessively you are activating the hypothalamic mechanisms that regulate body temperature and these stimuli create the symptoms you are experiencing. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I'm 27. About twice in the past month I have woke up in the evening sweating and with nausea. What could cause this? Should I be concerned?

I'm 27. About twice in the past month I have woke up in the evening sweating and with nausea. What could cause this? Should I be concerned?

Please see your Dr.: Sweating and nausea can be caused by a number of conditions, all of which need to be evaluated: hypoglycemia, pregnancy, peptic ulcer, anxiety and many others. Please see your doctor for a complete physical and some bloodwork. ...Read more

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I have been having the feeling of being full all the time, sweating and can't sleep what could cause this? Adult male 40 yrs old take methadone.

I have been having the feeling of being full all the time, sweating and can't sleep what could cause this? Adult male 40 yrs old take methadone.

Talk to your Doctor: Review the answers to following questions with your doctor: how long has this been going on? Why are you taking methadone? If you're in a treatment program, you have labs regularly, right? So has everything been ok up till now? Are you at risk for hep/hiv? Follow up with your doctor, ask the questions and get the answers. ...Read more

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Could gallbladder infection / stones cause profuse sweating?

Could gallbladder infection / stones cause profuse sweating?

Yes: Cholecystitis, as it's called, can cause fevers which could lead to sweating. If you are having pain along with sweating and/or fevers then you should seek urgent medical attention. You may need to have your gallbladder removed ASAP. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes excessive sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: When excessive sweating affects the hands, feet, and armpits, it's called primary or focal hyperhidrosis. Primary hyperhidrosis affects 2 - 3% of the population, yet less than 40% of patients with this condition seek medical advice. In the majority of primary hyperhidrosis cases, no cause can be found. It seems to run in families.
It can also occur from medical condition. See your doctor for a dx. ...Read more

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What causes decreased sweating?

Anhidrosis: See: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/anhidrosis/basics/definition/con-20033498

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What causes under neck sweating?

What causes under neck sweating?

Neck sweating: I wish I had an answer but I would need more information.
How bad?
How often?
What time of day?
High neck sweater?
etc. ...Read more

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What is the cause of excessive sweating?

What is the cause of excessive sweating?

MANY CAUSES: Excessive sweating can be normal in some people but there are medical causes of excessive sweating, hyperhydrosis
1 overactive thyroid gland
2obesity
3 diabetes mellitus
4 certain drugs the list is long. ...Read more

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What are the causes of excessive sweating?

Thyroid, others: Primary focal hyperhydrosis, can start in childhood and continue to adulthood effects 1to3%of population. It is probebely caused by malfunction of the nervous system and may run in families
genaralised hyperhydrosis, causes sweating all over the body. Has many causes like overactive thyroid, pregnancy, menopause, diabetese, alcoholism, heart failure, cancers like lymphoma and leukemia, some meds, infections. ...Read more

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Can too much chlorine in pool cause blurry vision?

Can too much chlorine in pool cause blurry vision?

Yes: Chlorine can act as an irritant and result in the surface of the cornea being dry and slightly cloudy. It should clear up on it's own. Lubricating drops may help. See your eye doctor if this doesn't improve. ...Read more

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I have excessive sweating caused by add medication.?

I have excessive sweating caused by add medication.?

Are you: Asking a question or making a statement? If you're having problems, you need to discuss it with the prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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What might be the cause excessive sweating at nights?

Lots of things: How I caught on that I had tb. If it's really and truly a night sweat, get seen by your physician now. We don't want to miss endocarditis, tb, or something else really nasty-but-treatable. ...Read more

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What can cause hot flashes and sweating outta no where?

Fever?: Hard to tell without more details. First, check your temperature, this could be due to fever. If so, take acetaminophen as directed for fever. If no fever, sometimes the sweating means your fever has broken for a time but may return later, Do you have other symptoms of an acute infection? If not, have you added a new medicine or supplement? If not, and the symptoms continue, call your doc. ...Read more

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Help please? What is the cause of my excessive sweating?

Help please? What is the cause of my excessive sweating?

HYPERHIDROSIS: HYPERHIDROSIS OR EXCESSIVE sweating demands a through evaluation. A full exam and labs especially TFTS and HA1C to evaluate for diabetes. If the workup is normal, there is a topical therapy called DRYSOL. Also Botox injections are very helpful and if that fails there are surgical options as well. ...Read more

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What is the causes of constant, profuse heat and sweating?

Check thyroid state: Start with checking your thyroid function and speak with your doctor to see if there could be any possible causes. ...Read more

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What would cause me to just start sweating for no aparent reason?

Menopause: Most common cause of unexpected sweating in women is menopause or ovarian failure. Other causes of sweating would include fever, very spicy food like hot chillies, infection (particularly tuberculosis). ...Read more

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Is it bad to not dry yourself after sweating? Does it cause pneumonia?

Cooling mechanism: Sweating is a means for the body to cool itself down during/after exercising/intense physical activity by allowing evaporation which lowers the skin temperature & helps the body regulate its temperature. It is okay to dry yourself if you are dripping with sweat, but not doing so does not harm you in any way. There is still enough moisture on your skin for cooling to continue via evaporation. ...Read more

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I always feel freezing cold but never stop sweating. What can cause these chills?

I always feel freezing cold but never stop sweating. What can cause these chills?

Sweating will cool u: You may be stuck in a vicious cycle here - as sweating will cause you to feel chilled or cold. It may be that you have an autonomic problem with your sweating function. If that's true, it can be tough to treat. I would start with a neurologist and see if they can identify an autonomic nervous system problem. Depending on what they find, may determine your treatment course. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Plz tel me what is the cause of excess sweating on left side of the body? And what should I do

Plz tel me what is the cause of excess sweating on left side of the body? And what should I do

Autnomic dysfunction: Do you know it's excessive sweating on the left side & NOT lack of normal sweating on the right side? I don't have an age on you. I see you report LOW blood pressure. Depending upon your age you may have a form of autonomic dysfunction which would require testing to try & discover a cause. Then, a treatment plan can be organized. See neurologist please for testing. BTW, hormones all good? ...Read more