It may possibly reduce the incidence of gustatory sweating
if the superficial lobe is left attached to the overlying skin.
Shaw JE, Abbott CA, Tindle K, et al: A randomised controlled trial of topical glycopyrrolate, the first specific treatment for diabetic gustatory sweating
GUSTATORY SWEATING is a known manifestation of autonomic dysfunction in diabetes mellitus.
The patient was offered topical glycopyrrolate as a treatment for the gustatory sweating.
Gustatory sweating syndrome (auriculotemporal syndrome) is a common sequela of parotid gland surgery.
Reported cases of gustatory sweating syndrome involving the submandibular gland are extremely rare.