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What are the tests for raynaud's phenomenon?

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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 see it by itself, in families or associated with a variety of illnesses inclduing connective tissue diseases. These diagnoses will require a variety of tests to look at these diagnoses.
Answered on Jan 26, 2018
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