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Extreme Discomfort To Cold And Heat
Does raynaud's also involve heat and redness in addition to cold and purplish hands/feet? I have heat and cold alternating in my hands/feet
Three color phases: Raynaud syndrome or phenomena often involve three color phase change with blue/purple, red, or white. You are not necessary to have all three. But need to have at least two out of three. Pattern of involvement, unilateral vs bilateral. Overall I will suggest to take a picture or go in when you have flare and discuss with your rheumatologist for diagnosis and management plan. ...Read more
What can cause severe tiredness, cold hands and feet that alternate between clammy and sweaty to cold as ice?
Hypothyroidism: Possible but acrocyanosis likely.Get a more detailed answer ›
Prob. flu if fever: Sixty percent of flu victims complain of sore eyes, often accompanied by a burning sensation, redness, watering and sensitivity to light.About 90 percent of flu victims have a dry, hacking cough. Influenza nearly always starts out with a fever of at least 100° f. Colds are rarely accompanied by fever, except those in children. ...Read more
Severe pain in hands and feet when exposed to cold. What meds can increase blood flow to warm the hands?
No meds: Episodic vasospasm (constriction of small arteries) of the fingers or toes. It is characterized by digital (fingers or toes) blanching or white color, cyanosis (blue), a feeling of numbness or dulled sensory response and rubor (red) after cold exposure and rewarming. Patients with raynaud's phenomenon should avoid unnecessary cold exposure and wear warm clothing. ...Read more
Headaches: Possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sun poisoning : I sunburn usually will not cause nasuae and vomiting but severe sunburn would. Severe sunburn or sun poisoning can cause symptoms such as the following: skin redness and blistering, pain and tingling, swelling, headache, fever and chills, nausea, dizziness, and dehydration. Seek medical attention if it gets bad enough to feel like pucking. ...Read more
Experiencing severe chills and very cold hands, also extreme shakes in the hands and sudden increase in blood pressure?
Chills: Please see your doctor to make sure you don't have an urinary tract infection. ...Read more
Not likely: This would need a more extensive evaluation as sitting would not be out first thought. We would look at neurologic or vascular causes and your physician would help in the evaluation. ...Read more
What condition can be ascribed to the following: extreme heat in legs and feet, together with acutely painful "pricking" sensation in hands and feet?
Can u have a heart attack from going from extreme heat to extreme cold say maybe getting out of hot tub in to cold water pool?
Severe burning sensation and pain in arms,hands,neck,and mid-to-lower back. Extreme weakness in arms and hands.What can I take to ease pain/burning?
Stung by 3 bees on hand. Significant swelling, painful, itching and hot to the touch. Used ice, motrin and hot and cold soaks.
bee stings: Sounds as if you are doing all the right things. If you get significantly worse or you have symptoms like shortness of breath then you should have yor parents take you to the doctor. ...Read more