Are There Any Consequences For Not Treating Hyperhidrosis?

If you attempt conservative methods of treatment and do not experience any positive results, the next step is surgery. Without treatment, hyperhidrosis will continue to affect the individual when it comes to social, personal and functional situations.

As time goes by, surgical treatments are becoming the most effective solution for treating palmar and plantar hyperhidrosis. That being said, the medical communities at large are still behind in their understanding and knowledge of this problem.

Unfortunately, in countries where medical care is not provided, some insurance companies are trying to prevent the treatment. If a patient is willing to continue with his or her condition. that is their choice. The condition won’t go away on its own. Every case is unique and each patient should consult with a physician who is familiar with this problem.

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  1. Anshuman Ranjan  February 21, 2018

    In this article it is told that surgery is the last option. But nowhere it is written what are the consequences of not treating hyperhidrosis. Of course surgery isn’t cheap for everyone. Please reply about the same as soon as possible.

    • Center For Hyperhidrosis  February 21, 2018

      Hyperhidrosis or excessive hand and feet sweating is a benign ailment. It creates social and functional problems but it does not have any effect on the overall health condition of a patient. So the surgical option is really the last option if all conservative measures failed.