Description: The case of people suffering from blood sweat fairly rare. This condition is called hematidrosis (Sweat Blood), which in certain conditions can be caused by another disease or high blood pressure.
Symptoms: Exit sweat blood in the skin pores while experiencing stress anxiety or fear that the causes very small blood vessels that supply the sweat glands become tighter and smaller, so that when blood vessels dilate bleeding will occur.
Cause: Stress, fear or anxiety or extreme extremely experienced in a person causes the release of a chemical that can be
break the capillaries in the sweat glands. As a result there is a small amount of bleeding so that the sweat that comes out along with blood.
Dr. Frederick Zugibe, a forensic expert from New York said hematidrosis is one extreme side effects of fight or flight response. Most occur when a person experiences stress anxiety or fear of very deep, as quoted from HowStuffWorks, Wednesday (06/01/2011).
Sweating blood can indeed scary and very rare. But this condition is usually associated with other diseases such as hemochromatosis, which is the condition of the dangers which many iron formed and stored in the body that makes a person vulnerable to hematidrosis.
In addition there is also another theory that says that the extreme anxiety or fear experienced by a person causes the release of a chemical that can break the capillaries in the sweat glands. As a result there is a small amount of bleeding so that the sweat that comes out along with blood.
Dr. Zugibe said some cases associated with hematidrosis reportedly occurred when a person experiences fear and sentenced to execution is also due to fear of storms while sailing center.
Effects that occur in the body associated with this hematidrosis include weakness, mild to moderate dehydration and high anxiety makes a person sweat to sweat blood.