TS-BS Dương Trọng Hiền – Giám đốc Trung tâm Phẫu thuật nội soi, Trưởng Khoa Phẫu thuật cấp cứu tiêu hóa Bệnh viện Việt Đức (TP Hà Nội) – cho biết ngày 20-8, bệnh viện sẽ tổ chức chương trình khám và tư vấn miễn phí bệnh lý ra mồ hôi tay.
Dr. Duong Trong Hien – Director of the Center for Endoscopic Surgery, Head of the Department of Emergency Digestive Surgery at Viet Duc Hospital (Hanoi City) – said that on August 20, the hospital will organize a program of examination and treatment. Free consultation on the pathology of sweaty hands.
According to Dr. Hien, it is estimated that 1%-3% of people suffer from hyperhidrosis in different areas of the body such as hands, feet, armpits… There are even cases of excessive sweating. to the point of dropping.
Dr. Hien said there are many methods to treat excessive sweating, including some traditional medicines that help reduce sweating or drugs that fight the sympathetic system. However, systemic anti-sympathomimetic drugs cause dry mouth, dry eyes, decreased salivary glands, etc.
Currently, the method of thoracic sympathectomy has the longest effect, but only applies to people aged 15 years and older. After surgery, the patient will reduce sweating in the hands but about 40% of patients will increase sweating in other areas.