anhydrosis


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Related to anhydrosis: anisocoria, Horner's syndrome, ciliospinal reflex
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Noun1.anhydrosis - failure of the sweat glands
physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state - the condition or state of the body or bodily functions
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peripheral nerve injuries have specific patterns with autonomic changes, such as anhydrosis of the same area and weakness of denervated muscles
As the parasympathetic system is unopposed, there will be pupil miosis as well as hemi-facial anhydrosis (reduced sweating on the affected side).
Anhydrosis can develop slowly over a period of time or suddenly.