bromhidrosis


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bromhidrosis

 [bro″mĭ-dro´sis]
the secretion of foul-smelling perspiration.

brom·hi·dro·sis

(brom'hi-drō'sis),
Fetid or foul-smelling perspiration. Apocrine bromhidrosis affects the axillae after puberty, and eccrine bromhidrosis is generalized, with excessive sweating.
Synonym(s): bromidrosis
[G. bromos, a stench, + hidros, perspiration]
Body odour—e.g., stinky feet

bromhidrosis

Medtalk Body odor–eg, stinky feet

brom·hi·dro·sis

(brom'hi-drō'sis)
Fetid or foul-smelling perspiration. Apocrine bromhidrosis affects the axillae after puberty, and eccrine bromhidrosis is generalized, with excessive sweating.
[G. bromos, a stench, + hidros, perspiration]

bromhidrosis

Profuse odorous sweat, especially from the feet, caused by the breakdown of short-chain FATTY ACIDS, especially isovaleric acid.

Bromhidrosis

Bacterial breakdown of sweat and cellular debris resulting in a foul odor.
Mentioned in: Hyperhidrosis
References in periodicals archive ?
Hyperhidrosis which he correctly identifies as excess sweating but the smell is due to bromhidrosis which can be linked to excess sweating but usually sweat doesn''t smell.
La STVA esta indicada en la hiperhidrosis grave y en los pacientes con repercusion en las esferas psicologica, profesional y social, otras indicaciones son la hiperhidrosis asociada a cambios vasculares perifericos y la bromhidrosis axilar.
He also suffers from what the Doctor later identifies as "bromhidrosis," an acute body odour that smells like decaying fish.