Monthly Archives: November 2018

Hyperhidrosis – Definition, Complications, and Treatment.

Definition Hyperhidrosis, which is sweating in excess of that required for normal thermoregulation, is a condition that usually begins in either childhood or adolescence. Although any site on the body can be affected by hyperhidrosis, the sites most commonly affected are the palms, soles, and axillae. See the image below. …

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Pterygium-  Definition, Causes, Treatment and Prevention

Definition Pterygium means “wing” and refers to a wing-like growth on the surface of the eye.  The pterygium (growth) spreads from the conjunctiva over the cornea. The conjunctiva is the mucous membrane covering the whites of the eyes (sclera) and the cornea is the clear windshield of the eye.  Pterygia …

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