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What is the best way to treat palmar hyperhydrosis?

What is the best way to treat palmar hyperhydrosis?

Options: Surgery can be quite successful for appropriate candidates. While done often by experienced thoracic surgeons (vats), it is chest surgery (major surgery). There are risks and benefits. Appropriate candidates should be selected. This link to consensus: http://goo.Gl/voqx5. ...Read more

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Excessive Sweating (Definition)

can be associated with increased sweating through out the body or just limited to underarms, face, soles, palms. It occur when one sweats more than would be expected for activity level, stress level or ...Read more


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What is the best way to treat psoriasis?

What is the best way to treat psoriasis?

No one way! Many!: Depends on type, severity, location, and many other factors. From topical steroids, to steroid intralesional injections, to oral medications, to methotrexate-oral or injected, to the tnf-alpha inhibitors-humira, enbrel, remicade (infliximab). Others-cyclosporine, leflunomide. Your dermatologist will best guide you through these options! ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat eczma?

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What is the best way to treat eczma?

Eczema: Eczema aka sensitive skin or atopic dermatitis has no cure but can be managed by avoiding irritants. Check out https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/eczema.html, http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/eczema/ & https://nationaleczema.org/eczema/ for options on skin care. Then see your GP & Dermatologist. Best to avoid scratching which can aggravate skin & even lead to infection. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat vitiligo?

What is the best way to treat vitiligo?

Lasers: Now, to many physicians are using lasers treatment with some good improvement of skin color. And as per patients they are very happy with that possibility to look better and feel better. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat melasma?

What is the best way to treat melasma?

Combination: This is difficult to totally eradicate but a combination of microdermabrasion followed by laser with home treatment with bleaching agents offers a good option to sognificantly decrease melasma. Another option is the medium strength vi peel which can improve melasma within one week. ...Read more

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Whats the best way to treat facial hyperhydrosis?

Whats the best way to treat facial hyperhydrosis?

Maxim...: ...Is an otc antiperspirant, available online, that i've found effective (no financial interest). Oral prescription medications are available, but they tend to cause side effects and i try to avoid them whenever possible. If the sweating occurs after eating, you may have gustatory hyperhidrosis and you should see your doctor to rule out problems with certain glands. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat paronychia?

What is the best way to treat paronychia?

Drainage: It is important for your doctor to incise and drain the collection of pus and take a course of antibiotics to help resolve the infection. If there is an underlying course for the paronychia such as an ingrown nail, that needs to be removed. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat eczema?

What is the best way to treat eczema?

Topical steroids. : Depends on the type of eczema. Moisturizers and topical steroids are most commonly used. Antibiotics may be needed periodically. Immunosuppressives for severe refractory cases. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat chronic tenosynovitis?

What is the best way to treat chronic tenosynovitis?

Chronic is bad: Chronic tenosynovitis is likely caused by repetitive strain type injury. Figure out just what that is and your on your way to helping the condition. NSAIDs, rest and bracing may help but localized injections of steroid and even surgery may be indicated. You need a specialist to help you with you decision. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat hypothyroidism?

What is the best way to treat hypothyroidism?

Levothyroxine: Levothyroxine (t4) is turned into liothyronine (t3) in the nucleus of your cells. Dessicated thyroid has too much animal t3. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat psoriasis thanks?

What is the best way to treat psoriasis thanks?

Rheumatologist: There are many effective treatments, dependent upon extent of disease. Some are quite simple; some complicated medications, but many more options today. Rheumatologist and dermatologist collaboration would be very helpful. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat gout?

What is the best way to treat gout?

Gout: Acute attack of gout can be treated with anti inflammatory medications or prednisone or colchicine. Recurrent attacks can be prevented by taking medications like allopurinol. Dietary factors do influence the frequency of attacks . . ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat acne?

What is the best way to treat acne?

No one best way: There is no one best way - it depends on acne type, age of pt, underlying skin type, location of the acne - so many different things. The vast majority of patients can be treated with topical treatment, usually a combination of retinoids and additional things like benzoyl peroxide or topical antibiotics. Appropriate skin care is also essential. Best to talk about options with doc or dermatologist ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat carpal tunnel?

What is the best way to treat carpal tunnel?

Start with splint: Night splinting and daily gentle stretches and flexibility exercises are they best way to treat early carpal tunnel. As the condition progresses and splinting no longer controls the numbness, then surgical management is the best treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat insomnia?

What is the best way to treat insomnia?

Find the cause: Insomnia is rarely a disease, but instead a symptom of something else occurring. For example, anxiety, depression, diabetes, prostate enlargement in men, and many other illnesses can cause insomnia. Best to find the cause of your insomnia and get that treated first. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat your bunions?

What is the best way to treat your bunions?

Do you mean pain?: See the podiatrist. Question: does it hurt and does it impact your daily activity? Conservative treatments focus on getting rid of the irritation at the bunion that cause the joint inflammation at the site. Topical, oral and injectable medications, orthotics and shoes may be used. If surgery is needed, procedures depend on the severity of the deformity. Individual assessment is key! ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat depression?

What is the best way to treat depression?

No single best way: Depression is a real disease that can and should be treated through a multi-faceted approach, taking into account what works best for the individual patient. The many treatment options include counseling and therapy, medications, exercise, seeking new hobbies or activities, meditation, spiritual counseling, and many others. Seek professional assistance to discuss these, and other, options. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat scalp psoriasis?

What is the best way to treat scalp psoriasis?

Steroids: While the best treatment depends on the extent of ur disease and other factors, topical steroids in foam preps work very well to help decrease the size and scaliness of scalp psoriasis. ...Read more

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Hyperhidrosis (Definition)

A condition where a person sweats excessively, usually from the hands, armpits, and feet, even when ...Read more