Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating of the underarms, palms, or soles of the feet. Treatment may involve over-the-counter antiperspirants, prescription antiperspirants, iontophoresis, medications, surgery, and Botox.
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In This Article
- Puberty facts
- What is puberty?
- When does puberty occur?
- What determines when puberty begins?
- What are the physical stages of puberty in girls and boys?
- What other changes in the body occur during puberty in boys and girls?
- What are the medical concerns associated with normal puberty?
- What are medical conditions associated with early or late puberty?