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A method and system for ultrasound treatment of sweat glands are provided. An exemplary method and system for targeted treatment of sweat glands can be configured in various manners, such as through use of therapy only, therapy and monitoring, imaging and therapy, or therapy, imaging, and monitoring, and/or through use of focused, unfocused, or defocused ultrasound through control of various spatial and temporal parameters. As a result, ablative energy can be deposited at the particular depth at which the aberrant sweat gland population is located below the skin surface.

Title
Methods for treatment of sweat glands
Application Number
13/444485
Publication Number
8282554 (B2)
Application Date
April 11, 2012
Publication Date
October 9, 2012
Inventor
Michael H Slayton
Tempe
AZ, US
Peter G Barthe
Phoenix
AZ, US
Inder Raj S Makin
Mesa
AZ, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Guided Therapy Systems
AZ, US
IPC
A61N 7/02
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