Excessive Sweating with No Rhyme or Reason Could be a Medical Condition

February 8, 2022

Hyperhidrosis is characterized by abnormal sweating well beyond what is needed for thermoregulation, according to Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, who discusses the topic in a Dermcast interview with host Gilbert Saenz III, MPAS, PA-C. Dr. Friedman shares insights on diagnosing and treating the condition, while noting the limited treatment options currently available. He also discusses potential treatments in pipeline and recommends a few peer-reviewed articles of interest.