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Possible consequences of disrupting neural pathways to stop hyperhydrosis?

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Dr. Robert Singer
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many...

As with any surgical procedure, general risks include bleeding and infection.
Other complications include compensatory sweating, poor thermoregulation and corposcindosis. Medical treatment strategies should be exhausted prior to consideration for surgery.

In brief: Many...

As with any surgical procedure, general risks include bleeding and infection.
Other complications include compensatory sweating, poor thermoregulation and corposcindosis. Medical treatment strategies should be exhausted prior to consideration for surgery.
Dr. Robert Singer
Dr. Robert Singer
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Bradycardia, etc...

While done often by experienced thoracic surgeons (vats), it is chest surgery (major surgery).
There are risks and benefits. Appropriate candidates should be selected. In addition to other risks, significant slow heart rate is possible (bradycardia). This link to consensus for surgery: http://goo.Gl/voqx5.

In brief: Bradycardia, etc...

While done often by experienced thoracic surgeons (vats), it is chest surgery (major surgery).
There are risks and benefits. Appropriate candidates should be selected. In addition to other risks, significant slow heart rate is possible (bradycardia). This link to consensus for surgery: http://goo.Gl/voqx5.
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
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