Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 
Symptoms » Profuse sweating » Glossary
 

Glossary for Profuse sweating

Medical terms related to Profuse sweating or mentioned in this section include:

  • Autonomic Dysreflexia: Autonomic dysreflexia is a condition characterized by instability of the autonomic nervous system and often results in sudden high blood pressure.
  • Autonomic hyperreflexia: Autonomic hyperreflexia is a serious reaction of the involuntary nervous system to overstimulation that may include symptoms, such as hypertension, heart rate changes and excessive sweating.
  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Excessive sweating: A condition which is characterized by an abnormal excess of sweating
  • Fever: Raised body temperature usually with other symptoms.
  • Graves Disease: A condition which is an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid resulting hyperthyroidism
  • Haloperidol -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Haloperidol (an antipsychotic drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Heart failure: A condition which is characterized by an inability of the heart to pump blood efficiently and effectively
  • Heat stroke: it is a life threatening condition. It is hyperthermia in an advanced state
  • Heatstroke: it is a life threatening condition. It is hyperthermia in an advanced state
  • Heroin withdrawal: Symptoms that occur when heroin use is discontinued or reduced. Symptoms may vary depending on the level of dependence.
  • Hodgkin's Disease: A form of cancer that affects the lymphatic system.
  • Menopause: End of female reproductive years
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neuroleptic malignant syndrome: A severe, potentially fatal reaction to antipsychotic drugs.
  • Profuse sweating in children: Profuse sweating in children refers to a child's perspiration that is excessively heavy.
  • Sepsis: The presence of microorganisms in the blood circulation
  • Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Stress: Emotional stress (sometimes refers to physical stress)
  • Sweat symptoms: Symptoms related to sweating
  • Sweating: Sweating more than normal
  • Thyrotoxicosis: hypermetabolic clinical syndrome resulting from serum elevations in thyroid hormone levels, specifically free thyroxine (T4), triiodothyronine (T3), or both.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Profuse sweating:

The following list of conditions have 'Profuse sweating' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Profuse sweating or choose View All.

View All A D E F G H M N S T
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise