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What is the definition or description of: purple feet?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Discoloration: Changes of the coloration of the feet to a bluish or purple color can have many causes and should be evaluated by a physician. Among the potential causes can include venous reflux disease, blood clot, arterial insufficiency, inflammation, and many other possibilities.
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