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Excessive sweating of hands - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: General Health
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   sorru was lil held up with work
User :   you there
Doctor :   yes
User :   Hi i need your help
Doctor :   sure
User :   my hands and feet sweat alot
Doctor :   go ahead with ur query
User :   not sure what to do
User :   it sweats most of the time and its very uncomfortable
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   its been since childhood
User :   as far as i rem it std when i was in 7th std
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u see any doctor
Doctor :   for the same
User :   yes i did
User :   and they were not successfull in solving the issue
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was the diagnosis
User :   well they just asked me to ignore it
Doctor :   ok
User :   no one gave me any medication
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u consume coffee
User :   so any suggestions???
Doctor :   alcohol
Doctor :   r u taking any medicines
User :   i dint get u sorry ???
User :   no i am not
Doctor :   yep
User :   i am a social drinker and i dont smoke
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have chest pain
User :   no i dont
Doctor :   any loss of weight
Doctor :   any thyroid tests were done
User :   nope i have gained weight in recent times
Doctor :   for ur problem
User :   :-)
Doctor :   ok
User :   nope
User :   i have not undergone any major test till now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does any one in ur family
Doctor :   have same problem
User :   no
User :   nor mally when i sweat while playing games or during the gym the sweats some out normally from all the body parts
Doctor :   is ur sweating
Doctor :   all over the body or palms
Doctor :   and under the arms
Doctor :   since this is online chat, i have to ask u more questions
User :   but for no reason some times suddenlymy palms and feet will become wet it literally start watering...
Doctor :   please bear with me
Doctor :   ok
User :   no problem i can understand
Doctor :   do u take spicy food
User :   yes i like spicy food
Doctor :   aviod taking spicy food
Doctor :   reduce it
Doctor :   that might be casuing u to sweat
Doctor :   alot
User :   well i take spicy food only while i go to hotel like once in 2 weeks
Doctor :   ok
User :   and that too along with drinks
User :   normally i drink only beer.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   from ur history
Doctor :   i can could think of few things
Doctor :   like
Doctor :   Hyperhidrosis
Doctor :   it is s a condition where inappropriate excessive sweating occur
Doctor :   There is usually no identifiable cause
User :   ok does it specify any particular bodypart
Doctor :   or it can be due to
Doctor :   hyperthyroidism
Doctor :   u need to get
Doctor :   few tests
Doctor :   done to confirm the same
Doctor :   u might need full blood count
Doctor :   r u there
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Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
User :   ok
User :   sorry u there
Doctor :   yes
User :   did you emailed the form
Doctor :   i sent
Doctor :   feedback form
User :   if i have to undergo test where should i cme and what will be the costing
Doctor :   it depends on the hospital
Doctor :   i suggest u to see a physician
Doctor :   he will examine you
Doctor :   and later suggest the appropriate test
User :   ok
User :   thank you
Doctor :   and would be able tot help u
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   ok thank you......
Doctor :   when would u like to have appointment
Doctor :   which day
User :   may be on sat...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   one of our doctors will get back to you with details
Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcaremagic
Doctor :   have a nice day
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   you too thank you

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