Long-term results of bilateral endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy for palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis: an eight-year experience


Dongel I. , Ozkan B., Tanju S., Toker A.

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.21, no.4, pp.990-994, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2013.7632
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.990-994

Abstract

Background: This study aims to evaluate the long-term results of endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy (ETS) in patients who are refractory to medical treatment and are operated due to palmar and axillary hyperhidrosis which severely affect their social life.