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Anhidrosis: Introduction

Anhidrosis: The absence or the deficiency of ones ability to sweat. See detailed information below for a list of 41 causes of Anhidrosis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Anhidrosis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Anhidrosis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Anhidrosis:

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Anhidrosis: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Anhidrosis, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Anhidrosis Treatments

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Anhidrosis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Anhidrosis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Anhidrosis

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Anhidrosis: Deaths

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Causes of Anhidrosis listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Anhidrosis as a symptom include:

Definitions of Anhidrosis:

Abnormally diminished or absent perspiration. Both generalized and segmented (reduced or absent sweating in circumscribed locations) forms of the disease are usually associated with other underlying conditions.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Detailed list of causes of Anhidrosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Anhidrosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Anhidrosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Anhidrosis. Of the 41 causes of Anhidrosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 38 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Anhidrosis:

The following list of conditions have 'Anhidrosis' 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.

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Causes of Anhidrosis Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Anhidrosis based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Anhidrosis:

    Oligidria, Oligohidrosis, Sweating deficiency, Hypohidrosis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Anhidrosis:

    Medical Conditions associated with Anhidrosis:

    Sweat symptoms (1699 causes), Sweating symptoms (1699 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

    Symptoms related to Anhidrosis:

    Sweating symptoms (1699 causes), Sweating disorders, Autonomic symptoms, Sweating deficiency, Horners syndrome (45 causes), Antimuscarinic drugs, Sweat glands

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