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Fingers Cold Others Warm
Nifedipine do for raynauds? What is small vessel disease? Other treatments.Tried hot packs, blankets, gloves. Uncomfortable fingers toes freezing cold
Poor circulation: Cold fingers may be a sign of diminished blood flow into the finger. If bad enough ulcers may develop, finger will be painful, and healing compromised. ...Read more
Cold hands and feet. Even with 2 pairs of socks on my feet are ice cold. Luke warm shower feels extremely hot on my feet. Left side is always colder?
6yr old son gets hot swollen hands, fingers, ears, lips in cold weather or extremely cold food, depending on exposure. What causes "hot swollen skin"?
See below: Increased blood flow to theses "extremity areas" is likely the cause. As long as there is no pain, this is natural (to an extent) so to keep these areas from loosing blood flow (cold can do this) and thus decreasing oxygen to the tissues, where, if without, tissues metabolism slows and if it stops, tissues can die. His response may be slightly exaggerated but, without pain, i would not worry. ...Read more
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
Cold compress or hot compress for teeth pain and infection cold seems make worse but will heat make face swell ?
Cold is tiggering raynauds but its not cold enough to wear layers or gloves w/o overheating-ideas? Numb stiff pain hands
Can anxiety make your feet stay ice cold? Like there always sweaty and clamy. Nothing keeps them warm.
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 ›
Fallacy: It's no more difficult to catch a cold in summer than in winter. Most experts agree that it's more a matter of our tendency to aggregate indoors when the weather turns colder. Careful hand hygiene and keeping hands away from the face are helpful as well as avoiding sick people while they have running eyes or nose. Colds come from virus which can live on surfaces so watch your exposure to people. ...Read more
Why my hands stay cold rather get cold very easily other people around me in the same place.If we shake hands my hands are very cold and theres are very warm my hands get very cold easily.
There : There are multiple causes of cold hands. Regardless a medical evaluation is in order. I will list some of the most common causes; anemia-decreased number of red blood cells buerger's disease-blocked blood vessels in hands and feet diabetes-high amounts of sugar in the blood peripheral artery disease (pad)-blocked arteries raynaud's disease-nerve disorder resulting in cold blue hands please see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
My feet are always cold. In socks, shoes, they are always cold. Cold to the touch and they feel cold. Only my feet.
My fingers and hands get cold and numb and turn white and blueish in cold weather, even with gloves. Are there any methods to increase blood flow to keep them warm?
Raynauds Disease: This is raynauds diease, a condition of spasm of small blood vessels that is accentuated by cold exposure. It may be associated with an underlying connective tissue disorder but often it is not. Meds are available if the problem is severe enough to warrant any treatment other than warming the hands. ...Read more