What Can Lead to Hyperhidrosis
Hyperhidrosis is an embarrassing condition that causes excessive sweating. While it’s commonly referred to as a singular entity, there are actually two different forms of hyperhidrosis—primary focal and secondary general. Both of these variations have wildly different causes, some of which provoke concern more than others. Here’s a look at some of the potential origins for both. As always, it’s best to seek the advice of a medical doctor when trying to identify the exact cause of a medical condition.
Primary Focal Hyperhidrosis
Primary focal hyperhidrosis is the more common form of hyperhidrosis and often occurs in people who are otherwise healthy.