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Botulinum Toxin for Hyperhidrosis of Uncommon Areas

  • Érica O. de MonteiroEmail author
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Part of the Clinical Approaches and Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology book series (CAPCD)

Abstract

Hyperhidrosis of other facial areas is less common, but a considerable problem for affected subjects. There are few reports of BTX treatment of single parts of the face, e.g., the forehead, the nasal, and cranial region. Patients with hyperhidrosis of the face and scalp would be sufficiently treated by intradermal injections of botulinum toxin (BTX) type A.

Keywords

Sweat glands Sudoriparous glands Sweat Hyperhidrosis Excessive sweating Hyperhidrosis craniofacial areas 

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  1. 1.Dermatology and Cosmetic Dermatology Brazilian Magazine - RBMSão PauloBrazil

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