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A method and system for energy-based (e.g., ultrasound treatment and/or other modalities) 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 (or other energy) 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
Energy based hyperhidrosis treatment
Application Number
13/603279
Publication Number
8523775 (B2)
Application Date
September 4, 2012
Publication Date
September 3, 2013
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
AZ, US
IPC
A61N 7/02
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