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Table 1 Demographics and surgical indications in 238 PHH patients

From: Video-assisted thoracoscopic sympathectomy versus modified Wittmoser method in surgical management of primary hyperhidrosis

Patients and MethodsCharacteristicsNumber of patients%
GenderMale10644.5
Female13255.5
Age (mean)28 ± 2 years range: 16–40 years//
PHH SymptomsFacial93.78
Axillary3514.71
Palmar12452.10
Palmar-axillary5021.01
Palmar-plantar208.40
TechniqueConventional Sympathectomy12954.20
Modified Wittmoser’s Procedure10945.80