Play Too Much Video Games? You Might Get Playstation Palmar Hidradenitis!

Play too much video games and you might end up with “Playstation palmar hidradenitis”, a form of “idiopathic eccrine hidradenitis”. In one particular patient, she, a regular console gamer, had “intensively painful sores on the palms of her hands”. Thankfully she recovered after 10 days of abstinence.

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  1. David February 25, 2009

    visits.. hahas

  2. Kyo February 25, 2009

    I wonder how it feels to when I play arcade then. Ball-itis? :p

  3. Nicholas Leong February 25, 2009

    What about the fanboyism disease? no cure yet? 😛

  4. tokyo_nights February 26, 2009

    @Kyo: Always wear clean underwear.

    @Nick: For that, a particular patient would require a lobotomy, and maybe a castration..too much testerone.