A 48-year-old member asked:
Is raynauds phenomenon a serious concern for most people?
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Goldman answered
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 due to this construction it can be found in a variety of settings. It can run in families, be related to serious systemic connective tissue diseases, or be related to certain medications as as smoking. It can be serious and you need and evaluation.
Answered on Aug 24, 2012
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