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is there a cure that works for raynaud`s syndrome?

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Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience Rheumatology
Doubtful: Typically i would say there is no cure for raynauds. The one instance would be if smoking causes the symptoms of raynauds (which it can), and if you quit smoking it could go away. However, most patients with raynauds require treatment to reduce the symptoms of the condition. Avoiding direct contact with cold objects for example could reduce the symptoms. Medications can be quite helpful.
Answered on Aug 13, 2014
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