What is excessive perspiration?
Sweating is the release of sweat which is the fluid produced by the sweat glands in order to keep the body at a constant temperature.
In some cases of particular severity, excessive perspiration may be associated with fever, chest pain, wheezing, weight loss, or accelerated heartbeat.
Conditions that induce sweating may include changes in external temperature, some physical activity, intense emotional situations (such as anxiety, stress, fear, embarrassment, anger), fever, or infections.
There may be an increase in sweating following the intake of spicy foods, caffeine, alcohol, or certain medications.
What are the causes of excessive perspiration in Istanbul?
Hyperthyroidism and increased nervous tension which are usually accompanied by a rise in adrenaline secretion may lead to excessive sweating. Added to that, in some cases this disease is not related to the seasons since 65% of our patients suffer from excessive sweating in winter.
The entire body or some parts such as the hands, chest, back, underarms, or feet are concerned with this disease.
Treatments used to cure excessive perspiration in Istanbul
Surgery is certainly the most effective and above all definitive therapy for palmar, axillary, and facial hyperhidrosis.
With the advent of minimally invasive video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery and, above all, with the refinement of the technology that allows access of a few millimeters, indications are increasingly frequent and excellent results can be achieved thanks to the doctors who work in the clinics and hospitals in Bursa, Izmir, Ankara, Antalya, and Istanbul.
The operation, regardless of the technique used, is performed under general anesthesia. The average duration is about 40 minutes. The surgery can be performed in just one day and requires one night of hospitalization.
The postoperative course is good and generally rapid, with an immediate recovery in the first 24 hours.
Turquie santé strives to provide you with the best treatments with high success rate. One of the most used therapeutic methods is the injection of Botox in the area of the body that sweats excessively. Other cases may require surgery, creams containing Aluminum oxide hydrochloride, or even deodorants.
In order to minimize the complications caused by excessive sweating, the dermatologists in Turquie santé advise you to wear clothes made of cotton and shoes made with natural leather.
Why Botox is used?
It is a non-invasive aesthetic treatment that treats hyperephidrosis and excessive perspiration.
How does the treatment take place?
First of all, you must make an appointment with the doctor who carries out a complete examination. Areas of excessive perspiration, the product to be used, the amount and the injection areas are specified.
This type of treatment is prescribed for cases of excessive and pathological secretion. The injection is fast and painless. It is realized in an office or a clinic.
When to use the injections?
The Botox is injected at the rate of 2 sessions over 4 months.
What are the post-treatment consequences?
The consequences are simple. There are some pains, itching, or bruising. You may feel transitional muscle weakness, headaches, or allergy.
How is it diagnosed by dermatologists in Turkey and Istanbul?
A physical examination is delivered by dermatologists so that they will be able to diagnose this condition. It consists of looking carefully at areas of the body that are excessively sweating. A number of questions may be asked in order to help the doctor figure out the cause of excessive sweating in the patient.
Sometimes a medical examination is mandatory. Some patients necessitate a sweat test that includes painting some of their skin with purple powder when the skin becomes wet. Certain conditions may require additional medical tests.
What are the complications?
Complications are very rare and minimal. The Horner syndrome, which leads to the lowering of the upper eyelid, can occur in some cases. In fact, the risks that may happen after the intervention are related to the experience of the doctor who is in charge of performing the surgery.
How much does it cost in Turkey and Istanbul?
The costs include the doctor's fees, the prices of the products used, in particular the botulinum toxin and the accommodation costs.
Turquie santé will make great efforts to bring you the best prices for your medical stay in Turkey. We collaborate with the most recognized hospitals in Izmir, Turkey, Ankara, Istanbul or Antalya.