The authors have developed a radical technique for the treatment of bromidrosis and hyperhidrosis which utilizes a subcutaneous tissue shaver. For complete removal of sweat glands and hair follicles with only a small incision, an instrument combining a razor-type blade and a counterpressure component was considered to be ideal. It took 4 years to produce a trial instrument, because manufacturers did not want to produce only one on the whim of a clinical physician.
KeywordsHair Follicle Skin Graft Sweat Gland Axillary Region Apocrine Gland
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