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body odor

Body odor, also known as bromhidrosis, smelly sweat, etc., is sweat excreted by the sweat glands (also called apical glands) in the armpits, vulva, mouth and other parts of patients. The fatty acids are higher than those of ordinary people, and they are pale yellow and thicker; Fatty acids reach a certain concentration, through the skin surface of bacteria, mainly the decomposition of staphylococci, producing unsaturated fatty acids and emitting odor...

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