A 35-year-old female asked:
I get freezing cold after eating refined carbs ..bread rice etc vasoconstriction .hands turn dark purple,white.lips freezing .paleness.possible cause?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Unrelated: I am not sure that these two are related. I am unaware of correlation with carbs and vasoconstriction. Purple hands are something that you may want to have looked into though as this can be sign of some vasculitis or other internal process.
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Last updated Jun 16, 2015
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