anhidrosis


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sweating

 [swet´ing]
the excretion of moisture through the pores of the skin; called also perspiration and diaphoresis.

an·hi·dro·sis

(an'hĭ-drō'sis), [MIM*206600]
Absence of sweat glands or absence of sweating, for example, resulting from use of anticholinergic drugs.
Synonym(s): adiaphoresis
[G. an- priv. + hidrōs, sweat]

anhidrosis

Dermatology The lack of appropriate sweat production in response to thermal or pharmacologic stimulation, which may become a medical emergency with hyperthermia, heat exhaustion, heatstroke, and death; anhidrosis may affect the entire body or be segmental in distribution and is divided into structural–eg, anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, sweat gland necrosis, or functional defects, often related to autonomic or thermoregulatory control which involve the central or peripheral nervous systems

an·hi·dro·sis

, anidrosis (an'hī-drō'sis, -i-drō'sis)
Inability to tolerate heat; reduction or complete absence of sweating.
Synonym(s): adiaphoresis.
[G. an- priv. + hidrōs, sweat]

anhidrosis

Absence of sweating or inadequate secretion of sweat.

an·hi·dro·sis

, anidrosis (an'hī-drō'sis, -i-drō'sis) [MIM*206600]
Absence of sweat glands or absence of sweating.
[G. an- priv. + hidrōs, sweat]
References in periodicals archive ?
Weksler et al., "The anaesthetic management of patients with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis," Pediatric Anesthesia, vol.
During the dilation phase and 80 min after the last bolus, the patient described ptosis, myosis, and enophthalmos, without manifested anhidrosis. Motor deficit was not present; the sensory deficit rose to T3.
Anhidrosis and nonhealing painless leg ulcer with osteomyelitis in a young boy.
In patients with congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis syndrome, mutations in the TRKA (NTRK1) gene which codes the TRKA receptor have been defined.
There was possible left sided anhidrosis, but this finding could not be ascertained firmly.
La anhidrosis, o mas comunmente la hipohidrosis, se presenta generalmente en la infancia o adolescencia (16).
The condition, called anhidrosis, may not seem serious, but it can be dangerous, since not being able to perspire can result in overheating, dizziness, weakness, heat-related muscle cramps, and heatstroke during the summer months or if you are exercising.
Al examen fisico presenta edema y anhidrosis del primer y segundo dedo mano derecha, hiperqueratosis de la una del dedo uno.
Generalizada Medicamentos generalizados, abuso de sustancias, enferme/ dades cardiovasculares insuficiencia respiratoria, infecciones, tumores malignos, endocrino /metabolico trastornos (tirotoxicosis, hipoglucemia, feocromocitoma, acromegalia, tumor carcinoide), neurologicas (Enfermedad de Parkinson) Regional Regional dano por apoplejia, nervio periferico, central o lesiones del sistema nervioso periferico que causa anhidrosis localizada puede provocar sudoracion compensatoria en otras areas (lesion derrame cerebral, la medula espinal, neuropatia, sindrome de Ross) Focal Focal sindrome de Frey, sudoracion gustativa, ecrino nevus, trastorno de ansiedad social, hiperhidrosis focal unilateral (por ejemplo, trastorno neurologico o tumor) Tabla 2.
Clinically, patients manifest angiokeratoma, anhidrosis, and acroparesthesias, and in later stages cardiomyopathy, cerebrovascular disease, and renal insufficiency.