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Clinical Autonomic Research

, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 113–115 | Cite as

Chemical lumbar sympathectomy in plantar hyperhidrosis

  • Winston Bonetti YoshidaEmail author
  • Daniele Cristina Cataneo
  • Guilherme André Zottele Bomfim
  • Érica Hasimoto
  • Antonio José Maria Cataneo
Case Report

Abstract

Plantar hyperhidrosis can cause great changes to an individual’s quality of life. We described a case successfully treated by the minimally invasive method of percutaneous injection of 7.0% phenolic solution into the lumbar sympathetic chains.

Keywords

Hyperhidrosis Foot Sympathectomy Chemical 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Winston Bonetti Yoshida
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Daniele Cristina Cataneo
    • 1
  • Guilherme André Zottele Bomfim
    • 1
  • Érica Hasimoto
    • 1
  • Antonio José Maria Cataneo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery and Orthopedics, Botucatu School of MedicineSão Paulo State UniversityBotucatuBrazil
  2. 2.Depto. de Cirurgia e Ortopedia, Faculdade de Medicina de BotucatuUniversidade Estadual PaulistaBotucatuBrazil

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