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Sensitive To Heat In Leg
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
Also called Heat Intolerance, it usually signifies a need for a person to wear unusually light clothing for a given air temperature. Typically used to describe symptoms in people with an overactive thyroid gland who experience an elevation in their basal body temperature. An extreme example: The need to wear short sleeves or no socks, ...Read more
In a sarcoidosis patient with inflammation in the hips, knees, and ankles is it safe to use ultrasound therapy to decrease pain to those areas?
Besides hot water bottles, what is the best way to apply heat to the lower back to soothe nerve pain?
Hot shower heating p: Hot showers, hot stones, heating pad and corsets with pouches built in to hold heat generating materials or chemical patches applied directly to region. It does not matter how it is applied but don't burn yourself. The heat will relieve any muscular symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi, can sunlight heat damage the embryo if the abdomen will get very hot for one hour like heat pack?
Can a blood clot in the calf /leg feel heavy, a constant tingling sensation, color of leg lighter & colder foot in comparison to other leg and foot?
What might cause pain in the thigh that seems to move around in buttocks and groin if the doctor suggested an ultrasound and venogram?
Hip, back, etc.: Several things cause pain in those areas: low back problems with irritation of nerve (radiculopathy), groin, obturator hernia, hip degeneration, pelvic disease with irritation of nerves. Evaluation with ultrasound may help identify the problem, but best to start with physical examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
How to bear the heat in summers? By nature i tend to perspire as if I am in a shower. And how to keep the body salts in balance?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. ...Read more
Usually warm.: Superficial phlebitis is an inflammatory reaction and, as a result, the skin overlying the area is usually warmer not colder. It would be most unusual for the lower leg to feel colder in the presence of a superficial phlebitis. Look for another reason to explain a cold leg. ...Read more
Is it normal to find it harder to breath in hot conditions, such as being in a warm car, hot showers and lying in bed during hot weather?
In the cold weather I often use space heater, room gets very warm. Can this heating of the room cause my body temp to go up as well?
Cause of warming sensation specific to one area of calf muscle. Comes and goes not warm to touch however the entire muscle feels crampy when touched?
How to treat hypersensitivity to touch in my left arm more likely to annoy me in these cold days ?
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Increasing discomfort and pain in back of thigh due to inactivity - serious? Moving makes it worse. Not red, not swollen. Warm sensation in area.
Unexplained pain: should be evaluated and diagnosed by your physician. You may need an x-ray or further evaluation. ...Read more
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