Sweating

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Sweating

The act or practice of removing gold or some other precious metal from a coin. This has occurred since Roman times. When coins derive their value from the intrinsic value of the metals, sweating has been known to cause significant inflation.
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If Anse had been a lifelong sufferer from anhidrosis, it is unlikely that he would have been able to prepare to court Addie by building a new house.
Mutations in the TrkA gene have been shown to be responsible for congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis (CIPA), a rare genetic disorder characterized by a lack of pain sensation.
1-3) Horner's syndrome characteristically presents with the tetrad of ptosis, miosis, anhidrosis and apparent enophthalmos secondary to a reduced palpebral fissure from upper-lid ptosis and elevation of the lower lid, so-called inverted ptosis.
The constellation of ptosis, miosis, and anhidrosis in our patient suggested the diagnosis of Horner's syndrome.