hypohidrosis


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hypohidrosis

 [hi″po-hĭ-dro´sis]
abnormally diminished secretion of sweat. adj., adj hypohidrot´ic.

hy·po·hi·dro·sis

(hī'pō-hī-drō'sis),
Diminished perspiration.

hypohidrosis

/hy·po·hi·dro·sis/ (-hi-dro´sis) abnormally diminished perspiration.hypohidrot´ic

hypohidrosis

Reduced sweat production
Hypohidrosis
I Inherited conditions, eg hereditary anhydrotic ectodermal dysplasia, ichthyosis, or angiokeratoma corporis diffusum universale
II Acquired conditions
 Collagen vascular diseases–-Sjögren syndrome, progressive systemic sclerosis
 Dermatopathies–Miliaria profunda, pemphigus vulgaris, psoriasis
 Drugs Anticholinergics, eg atropine, scopolamine; ganglionic blockers
 Endocrinopathies Diabetes insipidus, hypothyroidism, hypothalamic lesions
 Environmental stress Heat stroke and dehydration
Peripheral neuropathy Alcohol, amyloidosis, DM, Horner syndrome, leprosy  

hy·po·hi·dro·sis

(hī'pō-hi-drō'sis)
Diminished perspiration.

hypohidrosis

reduced sweat flow

hypohidrosis

abnormally diminished secretion of sweat. See also anhidrosis.