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Epidemiology of Hyperhidrosis in Danish Blood Donors

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Henning, Mattias A S ; Ibler, Kristina S ; Loft, Isabella ; Ullum, Henrik ; Erikstrup, Christian ; Nielsen, Kaspar R ; Topholm Bruun, Mie ; Hjalgrim, Henrik ; Sørensen, Erik ; Burgdorf, Kristoffer S ; Mikkelsen, Susan ; Hansen, Thomas F ; Pedersen, Ole B ; Jemec, Gregor B E. / Epidemiology of Hyperhidrosis in Danish Blood Donors. In: Acta Dermato-Venereologica. 2021 ; Vol. 101, No. 4. pp. adv00435.

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title = "Epidemiology of Hyperhidrosis in Danish Blood Donors",
abstract = "The risk factors and disease implications of hyper-hidrosis are unknown. The objectives of this retrospective cohort study were to estimate the prevalence of hyperhidrosis and to compare demographic, life-style, and socioeconomic parameters in blood donors with and without self-reported or hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. The study included blood donors from the Danish Blood Donor Study for the period 2010-2019. Registry data were collected from Statistics Denmark. Overall, 2,794 of 30,808 blood donors (9.07%; 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 8.75-9.40) had self- reported hyperhidrosis and 284 of 122,225 (0.23%; 95% CI 0.21-0.26) had hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. Self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with smoking (odds ratio (OR) 1.17; 95% CI 1.05-1.31), overweight (OR 1.72; 95% CI 1.58-1.87), {"}unemployed{"} (OR 1.60; 95% CI 1.24-2.08), {"}short education{"} (OR 0.76; 95% CI 0.64-0.90), and lower income (beta-coefficient -26,121; 95% CI -37,931, -14,311). Hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis did not differ from controls. Thus, self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with potential hyperhidrosis risk factors (smoking, overweight) and disease implications (unemployment, low education level and income).",
keywords = "Blood Donors, Denmark/epidemiology, Humans, Hyperhidrosis/diagnosis, Retrospective Studies, Risk Factors, Socioeconomic Factors, hyperhidrosis, smoking, socioeconomic factors, cohort studies, overweight",
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year = "2021",
month = apr,
doi = "10.2340/00015555-3790",
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journal = "Acta Dermato-Venereologica",
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publisher = "Forum for Nordic Dermato-Venereology",
number = "4",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Epidemiology of Hyperhidrosis in Danish Blood Donors

AU - Henning, Mattias A S

AU - Ibler, Kristina S

AU - Loft, Isabella

AU - Ullum, Henrik

AU - Erikstrup, Christian

AU - Nielsen, Kaspar R

AU - Topholm Bruun, Mie

AU - Hjalgrim, Henrik

AU - Sørensen, Erik

AU - Burgdorf, Kristoffer S

AU - Mikkelsen, Susan

AU - Hansen, Thomas F

AU - Pedersen, Ole B

AU - Jemec, Gregor B E

PY - 2021/4

Y1 - 2021/4

N2 - The risk factors and disease implications of hyper-hidrosis are unknown. The objectives of this retrospective cohort study were to estimate the prevalence of hyperhidrosis and to compare demographic, life-style, and socioeconomic parameters in blood donors with and without self-reported or hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. The study included blood donors from the Danish Blood Donor Study for the period 2010-2019. Registry data were collected from Statistics Denmark. Overall, 2,794 of 30,808 blood donors (9.07%; 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 8.75-9.40) had self- reported hyperhidrosis and 284 of 122,225 (0.23%; 95% CI 0.21-0.26) had hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. Self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with smoking (odds ratio (OR) 1.17; 95% CI 1.05-1.31), overweight (OR 1.72; 95% CI 1.58-1.87), "unemployed" (OR 1.60; 95% CI 1.24-2.08), "short education" (OR 0.76; 95% CI 0.64-0.90), and lower income (beta-coefficient -26,121; 95% CI -37,931, -14,311). Hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis did not differ from controls. Thus, self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with potential hyperhidrosis risk factors (smoking, overweight) and disease implications (unemployment, low education level and income).

AB - The risk factors and disease implications of hyper-hidrosis are unknown. The objectives of this retrospective cohort study were to estimate the prevalence of hyperhidrosis and to compare demographic, life-style, and socioeconomic parameters in blood donors with and without self-reported or hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. The study included blood donors from the Danish Blood Donor Study for the period 2010-2019. Registry data were collected from Statistics Denmark. Overall, 2,794 of 30,808 blood donors (9.07%; 95% confidence interval (95% CI) 8.75-9.40) had self- reported hyperhidrosis and 284 of 122,225 (0.23%; 95% CI 0.21-0.26) had hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis. Self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with smoking (odds ratio (OR) 1.17; 95% CI 1.05-1.31), overweight (OR 1.72; 95% CI 1.58-1.87), "unemployed" (OR 1.60; 95% CI 1.24-2.08), "short education" (OR 0.76; 95% CI 0.64-0.90), and lower income (beta-coefficient -26,121; 95% CI -37,931, -14,311). Hospital-diagnosed hyperhidrosis did not differ from controls. Thus, self-reported hyperhidrosis was associated with potential hyperhidrosis risk factors (smoking, overweight) and disease implications (unemployment, low education level and income).

KW - Blood Donors

KW - Denmark/epidemiology

KW - Humans

KW - Hyperhidrosis/diagnosis

KW - Retrospective Studies

KW - Risk Factors

KW - Socioeconomic Factors

KW - hyperhidrosis

KW - smoking

KW - socioeconomic factors

KW - cohort studies

KW - overweight

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U2 - 10.2340/00015555-3790

DO - 10.2340/00015555-3790

M3 - Journal article

C2 - 33734420

VL - 101

SP - adv00435

JO - Acta Dermato-Venereologica

JF - Acta Dermato-Venereologica

SN - 0001-5555

IS - 4

M1 - adv00345

ER -

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