Successful steroid treatment of acquired idiopathic partial hypohidrosis.


The pathogenesis of idiopathic-acquired hypohidrosis remains unknown, and no specific causes have yet been established. We report a 34-year-old man with acquired idiopathic hypohidrosis successfully treated with prednisolone. The patient noticed heat intolerance and hypohidrosis of the pectoral and back during the summer. No systemic disease or neurological… (More)


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@article{Yoritaka2006SuccessfulST, title={Successful steroid treatment of acquired idiopathic partial hypohidrosis.}, author={Asako Yoritaka and Tsunekazu Hishima and Kumiko Akagi and Shuji Kishida}, journal={The Journal of dermatology}, year={2006}, volume={33 4}, pages={265-7} }