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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When the painted area becomes dry, it is covered with starch, and the patient is asked to eat something sour to induce gustatory sweating, thus the skin area involved by Frey's syndrome turns purple when the sweat gland's secretions react with the starch and iodine.[50]
Gustatory sweating following parotidectomy: correction by a fascia lata graft.
Another important and frequent late complication after parotidectomy is gustatory sweating or Frey's syndrome.
Botulinum toxin A for quality of life improvement in post-parotidectomy gustatory sweating (Frey's syndrome).