Axillary hyperhidrosis сorrection

Axillary hyperhidrosis – a physiological condition characterized by excessive sweating underarms.Often, this condition needs to be corrected only when there are social prerequisites for this: fear of appearing in public in a warm time of year because of the visible wet circles on clothing, odor, leading to social isolation and lack of confidence.Axillary hyperhidrosis is sometimes combined with excessive sweating of the palms and soles of the feet. Typically, this condition does not cause any pathological processes, but in obese people could lead to specific complications – erythrasma (skin infection). There are several ways to get rid of this problem: Botox, Dysport (but this is a temporary solution to the problem – 2-3 months); Endoscopic thoracoscopic sympathectomy – a surgical violation of the innervation of apocrine glands (effective method , but has the side effect of excessive sweating of other areas of the body); and surgical curettage of the axillary regions. This method is most effective and absolutely safe with no side effects. The result is an extremely long-term. Can be combined with liposuction armpits

Operation results:

  • "Dry" axillary region

  • Confidence in society

  • Odor absence

  • Erythrasma prevention

  • Nonspoiled clothing

Operation time
1-1,5 Hours
Anesthesia
General anesthesia
Stationar
1 day
Rehabilitation
5-7 days
Result
"Dry" armpits
indications and contraindications
  • Severe armpits sweating
  • Fat body
  • Self-doubt in a society
  • Hygienic problems associated with this area
  • Somatic diseases in the acute stage
  • Diabetes
  • Removed axillary lymph nodes
  • Pyoderma in the field of operation, erythrasma in the acute stage
Procedural steps

Preparation for surgery

  • 2-3 weeks prior to surgery is necessary to pass the tests prescribed by the doctor

  • Erythrasma must be in remission

  • Stop taking drugs that affect blood clotting

  • In addition, one must pass fluorography

  • Get nesthesiologist consultaion

Operation

  • Before the surgery, iodine test is conducted to determine the areas of greatest hyperhidrosis

  • General anesthesia

  • curettage through micro-incision (2-3 mm) using a special cannula

  • Lipoaspiration if necessary

  • Dermal suture

  • Aseptic and elastic bandaging

The postoperative period

  • Patient spends 1 day In clinic

  • Additional bandaging on the secon day after surgery

  • Exercise restriction for 14 days

  • Compression bandage wearing up to 7 days

Results Photos
Patients feedback

*The result depends on the individual of the patient

Frequently Asked Questions
With proper technique of the operation result is stored more than 10 years
after 2-3 weeks one can resume sport activity
Unlike other techniques, this method has no significant side effects
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