The Effect of Upper Dorsal Thoracoscopic Sympathectomy on the Total Amount of Body Perspiration


Thoracoscopic T2–T3 sympathectomy is the treatment of choice for primary palmar hyperhidrosis (PPH); however, compensatory hyperhidrosis (CH) is a disturbing sequela of this operation, the mechanism of which is poorly understood. This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of heat stress on total body perspiration after thoracoscopic T2–T3 sympathectomy… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s005950070006


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