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Methods for ultrasound treatment of hyperhidrosis are provided. Various methods and systems 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, thermal and/or ablative energy can be deposited at the particular depth at which the sweat gland population is located below the skin surface. Ultrasound and non-ultrasound treatments for hyperhidrosis are provided.

Title
Methods for treatment of hyperhidrosis
Application Number
13/603159
Publication Number
8333700 (B1)
Application Date
September 4, 2012
Publication Date
December 18, 2012
Inventor
Inder Raj S Makin
Mesa
AZ, US
Michael H Slayton
Tempe
AZ, US
Peter G Barthe
Phoenix
AZ, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
Guided Therapy Systems L L C
AZ, US
IPC
A61N 7/02
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