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Parkinson's Disease

Sweating?

01/09/2000

Question:

Is excessive sweating one of the symptoms of Parkinson`s?

Answer:

PD can cause changes in the autonomic nervous system that can lead to increased sweating. However, profuse sweating is not very common.

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Response by:

Arif Dalvi, MD
Assistant Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati