Sweating

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Claustrophobia

Claustrophobia is the irrational fear of confined spaces.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling heart beat
  • Anxiety
  • Tremor
  • Sweating
  • Feeling sick or nausea

More information on Claustrophobia is available here.

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Fear of open spaces

Agoraphobia is a fear of being in situations where escape might be difficult or that help wouldn't be available if things go wrong.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Sweating
  • Fear of open spaces
  • Fear of leaving home
  • Avoiding people or social contact
  • Anxiety

More information on Fear of open spaces is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Heart attack

A heart attack (myocardial infarction or MI) is a serious medical emergency in which the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a blood clot.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Chest pain
  • Sudden chest pain
  • Chest pain spreading to neck
  • Chest pain spreading to left arm
  • Chest pain spreading to jaw

More information on Heart attack is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Malaria

Malaria is a serious tropical disease spread by mosquitoes.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Shivering or rigors
  • Diarrhoea
  • Headache
  • Unusually tired
  • Aching muscles all over body

More information on Malaria is available here.

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Overactive Thyroid

An overactive thyroid, also known as hyperthyroidism, is where the thyroid gland produces too much of the thyroid hormones.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Continuous, unexplained weight loss
  • Diarrhoea
  • Feeling irritable
  • Sweating
  • Hyperactive behaviour

More information on Overactive Thyroid is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.