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What causes smelling acidic in the body?

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...several months now I started smelling acidic smell on my body ,now it seems to be like a car exhaust smell..can not figure it out..i bathe daily and do not sweat much..could it be dehydration ? the smell is not BO but a strange chemical like smell..my diet is the same..I am 61 yo female

Wed, 25 Apr 2018
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The most probable issue seems to be underlying hormone imbalance from various reasons.
A thorough clinical examination with necessary lab tests will help a lot.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel
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What causes smelling acidic in the body?

Hello, The most probable issue seems to be underlying hormone imbalance from various reasons. A thorough clinical examination with necessary lab tests will help a lot. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel