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Palmoplantar Eccrine Hidradenitis

CAUSES OF PALMOPLANTAR ECCRINE HIDRADENITIS

The exact cause of idiopathic recurrent palmoplantar eccrine hidradenitis is not known.

Factors suspected to trigger this condition include:

1. Excessive sweating

2. Prolonged wetness

3. Physical activity

idiopathic recurrent palmoplantar hidradenitis

SYMPTOMS OF PALMOPLANTAR ECCRINE HIDRADENITIS

Symptoms of idiopathic recurrent palmoplantar eccrine hidradenitis include painful, reddish to violet colored swellings on the soles and palms.

idiopathic recurrent palmoplantar hidradenitis

TREATMENT OF PALMOPLANTAR ECCRINE HIDRADENITIS

Idiopathic recurrent palmoplantar eccrine hidradenitis is a self-limiting condition which usually resolves in 2-4 weeks. Topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) can be applied. Paracetamol and other pain killers can also be prescribed.

 

SELF CARE FOR PALMOPLANTAR ECCRINE HIDRADENITIS

Rest the hands and feet.

 

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