Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Inability to Perspire Evaluation

The evaluation of anhidrosis begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical exam in those with anhidrosis is usually normal.

Tests are not required to make the diagnosis of anhidrosis.

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Last Updated: Mar 12, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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