Senol Dane

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Nile University of Nigeria, Nigeria


  • Case Report   
    The Effect of Acupuncture and Foot Reflexotherapy on Palmar Hyperhidrosis in a Young girl: A Case Report
    Author(s): Menizibeya O Welcome and Senol Dane*

    Introduction: Palmar hyperhidrosis is the excessive and unpredictable sweating on the palms, which results in severe distress in occupational and social life of the sufferer. Pharmacological and surgical interventions, which are the mainstay of treatment, are invasive or associated with multiple side effects. Furthermore, efficacy of therapy is not guaranteed. Alternative techniques may have positive effects on palmar hyperhidrosis. However, there is severe lack of data on the application alternative therapy on palmar hyperhidrosis. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of acupuncture and foot reflexotherapy in a young girl with palmar hyperhidrosis. Case: The subject of the present study was a 19-year female University student diagnosed with palmar hyperhidrosis. She was treated with acupuncture and foot reflexotherapy 4 time.. Read More»

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