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Sympathectomy Definition Sympathectomy is a surgical procedure that destroys nerves in the sympathetic nervous system. The procedure is done to increase blood flow and decrease long-term pain in certain diseases that cause narrowed blood vessels. It
Health Tip: If You Sweat Excessively
A surgical treatment that interrupts the nervous system's interaction with the sweat glands (sympathectomy).
Overview Buerger’s disease, also called thromboangiitis obliterans, is a disease that causes blockages in the blood vessels of your feet and hands. The blood vessels become inflamed, which reduces blood flow. Blood clots that further clog blood vesse
Hyperhidrosis Disorder (Excessive Sweating)
What Is Hyperhidrosis? Hyperhidrosis disorder is a condition that causes excessive sweating. This sweating can occur in unusual situations, such as in cooler weather, and without a trigger. In some cases, it is caused by other medical conditions, suc
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