Trans-axillary transpleural sympathectomy for Palmar hyperhidrosis in children--a 3 to 7 year follow-up of 9 cases.

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Primary palmar hyperhidrosis can be a most unpleasant and distressing affliction. When normal daily activities, viz. writing, schoolwork, are interfered with and other treatments have failed, surgery is indicated. Between 1983-1987 9 children (6 F, 3 M), mean age 10.2 years (range 5-14 years) underwent bilateral transaxillary sympathectomy, 4 simultaneous… (More)

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@article{Millar1994TransaxillaryTS, title={Trans-axillary transpleural sympathectomy for Palmar hyperhidrosis in children--a 3 to 7 year follow-up of 9 cases.}, author={A. J. Millar and Z. Steiner and Haridas B. Rode and Sid Cywes}, journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie}, year={1994}, volume={4 1}, pages={3-6} }