Clinician’s Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Giuseppe Sito

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Gabriella Brancaccio, Teresa Russo
    Pages 1-5
  3. Giuseppe Sito, Gabriella Brancaccio
    Pages 7-11
  4. Gabriella Brancaccio, Giuseppe Sito
    Pages 13-18
  5. Gabriella Brancaccio, Giuseppe Sito
    Pages 19-22
  6. Teresa Russo, Gabriella Brancaccio
    Pages 23-26
  7. Giuseppe Sito
    Pages 27-33
  8. Teresa Russo, Gabriella Brancaccio
    Pages 35-39
  9. Giuseppe Sito, Gabriella Brancaccio
    Pages 41-61

About this book


This book is designed to serve as a rapid reference on the diagnosis and treatment of hyperhidrosis that will meet the needs of plastic surgeons, dermatologists, and other practitioners. It offers up-to-date, step-by-step guidance on all the therapeutic options, with a special focus on the role of botulinum toxins and concise coverage of oral medications, surgical procedures, and iontophoresis. In addition, helpful information is provided on epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical features, classification, management of complications of hyperhidrosis, and psychological care. Important management strategies and maneuvers are also illustrated by means of color photos. The book will be an invaluable source of verified knowledge and clear advice for all clinicians responsible for the care of patients with hyperhidrosis.


Botulinum Diagnosis of hyperhidrosis Excessive perspiration Excessive sweating Treatment of hyperhidrosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Giuseppe Sito
    • 1
  1. 1.II University of NaplesNaplesItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26921-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26923-8
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