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raynauds phenomenon signs

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Apostolos Kontzias
16 years experience in Rheumatology
Paleness, pain, numb: Color changes usually triple color changes -white, blue, red- upon cold exposure or stress. You may experience pain and numbness in the affected fing ... Read More
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Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
First : First of all, let me thank you for posting pictures! it will make any answer given here more accurate and informative. Given the well-defined margin ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Akua Agyeman
22 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Pulse: If you are very skinny, that may be why you can see and feel the pulse. Raynauds does change the caliber of vessels so that the pressure in the vesse ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. EVAN Leibowitz
24 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes: Raynauds is a hypersensitivity to the cold of the small vessels of the extremities (hands and feet). Most people with raynauds have no other disease a ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
History and physical: A history and physical is the most important test. You will need an examination to clarify the diagnosis and find out why raynaud's is present. We can ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Very unlikely: Raynaud's phenomenon decreases blood flow to the fingers, toes, nose, ears, or nipples, but the rest of the body should be ok. It would be very unusua ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
See below: You can die from some of the diseases associated with raynauds, but it would unusual from raynauds unless you developed digital ulcers that became inf ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Nicotine constricts: Nicotine constricts blood vessels, so smoking can worsen raynaud's symptoms. Caffeine can also worsen raynaud's symptoms.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Auto-immune: The direct evidence for causal relationship between celiac disease and Raynaud is lacking or we don't know. Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease. S ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Sometimes: Raynaud's is due to constriction of blood vessels in response to cold or stress. Although, red, blue and white colors of the fingers or toes can be du ... Read More

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