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A 29-year-old female asked:

My lips turn blue and my finger tips swell about 10 minutes into working out. what would cause this? it also happens when i climb the stairs.

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
Difficult to say,: but it could be a congenital heart condition. You should be examined by a doctor.
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Dr. Michael Stephenson
Pain Management 45 years experience
Cyanosis: If associated with shortness of breath or chest pain, see your physician immediately. If not, and becomes more severe see physician for possible Reynaud's disease.
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Last updated Nov 15, 2014

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