Definition of Hidrosis

1. Noun. The process of the sweat glands of the skin secreting a salty fluid. "Perspiration is a homeostatic process"




Definition of Hidrosis

1. n. Excretion of sweat; perspiration.

Definition of Hidrosis

1. Noun. (physiology) The formation and excretion of sweat; perspiration. ¹

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Definition of Hidrosis

1. abnormal perspiration [n -DROSES]

Medical Definition of Hidrosis

1. The production and excretion of sweat. Synonym: idrosis. Origin: G. Hidros, sweat, + -osis, condition (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hidrosis

hidoku
hidokus
hidradenitis
hidradenitis axillaris of Verneuil
hidradenitis suppurativa
hidradenoma
hidro-
hidroa
hidrocystoma
hidromeiosis
hidropoiesis
hidrosadenitis
hidroschesis
hidroses
hidrosis (current term)
hidrotic
hidrotics
hidy
hie
hied
hieing
hielaman
hielamans
hield
hiemal
hiems
hieracosphinx
hieracosphinxes

Literary usage of Hidrosis

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1. The Medico-chirurgical Review, and Journal of Practical Medicine (1845)
"hidrosis is treated of separately, as independent of puerperal fever. ... hidrosis usually first shows itself within four or five days after delivery, ..."

2. The British and Foreign Medical Review: Or Quarterly Journal of Practical (1838)
"... gradually recedes, followed by the hand of the operator, until the reduction is completed." Dublin Journal. Sept. and A'ov. 1837. Case of hidrosis, or ..."

3. The Dublin Journal of Medical Science (1877)
"I hope to publish very soon a summary of cases of hidrosis treated by means ... In a recent case which he had of very distressing hidrosis, half a grain of ..."

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