Excessive Sweating And Itching Or Burning

Reviewed on 4/18/2022

Excessive sweating can be related to environmental factors such as heat exposure. Excessive sweating can also accompany panic or anxiety reactions as well as infections that produce fever and chills. Itching and burning are symptoms that often reflect damage to the nerves, or neuropathy. Itching and burning can also result from environmental exposures such as poisonous plants or sunburn. Take note of all your symptoms. Seek the advice of a doctor if you are concerned about these or any other symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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