anhidrosis

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Related to anhydrosis: anisocoria, Horner's syndrome, ciliospinal reflex

anhidrosis

[‚an·hī′drō·səs]
(medicine)
Absent or deficient secretion of sweat.
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Horses with anhydrosis are often reported to have sweated very and profusely in the weeks or days prior to the onset, some stop sweating completely, while others continue in a reduced and patchy manner, under the mane, over the chest, and between the hind legs.
Overall, in 11 of 12 study participants the area of anhydrosis was significantly larger (an average of 77 percent larger) with Dysport(R) than with Botox(R) (p=.
Horner's syndrome presents with ptosis and miosis, enophthalmos and anhydrosis, and was excluded on the basis of ipsilateral mydriasis and the absence of a high sensory or sympathetic block.