U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 29-year-old female asked:

My daughter who is 10 months has swollen and purple feet and hands, should i take her to er? they are not cold to the touch nor does it seem to hurt her, but she is unusually fussy! what should i do?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Mary Engrav
Dr. Mary Engravanswered
Emergency Medicine 33 years experience
Yes, : Yes, those are very abnormal symptoms to have swollen and purple feet and hands in a 10 month old and she should be seen immediately as an emergency.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Apr 18, 2020


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.