J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2014 May 21;24(5):323-7. Epub 2014 Mar 21.
1 Department of General Surgery, Wuxi People's Hospital , Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, China.
: The current treatments available for bromhidrosis, such as subdermal excision of the apocrine glands, liposuction-curettage, and laser therapy, have certain drawbacks, for example, requirement of repeated treatments, high recurrence rate, and induration, pain, and scarring in the armpits. In this study we aimed to investigate the clinical efficacy and complications of endoscopic surgery for treatment of bromhidrosis.Patients And Methods
: From August 2010 to June 2013, 18 patients (15 women and 3 men; mean age, 31 years old; age range, 19-40 years) with axillary bromhidrosis underwent endoscopic resection of the apocrine glands. Read More