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Symptoms Of Poor Blood Circulation In Hands
Blood clots, very high white cell count, constant respiratory issues, numbness in parts of body, lack of circulation made my ankles black/purple?
Sometimes: If they turn purple when you are standing up it could mean that your circulation is impaired. You could also have a vascular condition that causes constriction of the blood vessels. Have it checked by a vascular specialist. ...Read more
Claudication: You may not feel any symptoms from peripheral artery disease at first. The most common early symptom is intermittent claudication (ic). Ic is discomfort/pain in your legs that happens when you walk and goes away when you rest. You may not always feel pain; you may feel a tightness, heaviness, cramping, or weakness in your leg with activity. Ic often occurs more quickly if you walk uphill or faster. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It depends.: It depends probably on your weight, health, physical condition, and diet. Good exercise can help this a lot, along with weight loss. These often go hand & hand. They can also improve your health, which is part genetic and part what you make of it. A healthy diet of limited fats, sugars, and especially salt can really help blood flow by lowering pressure and lowering risk for atherosclerosis. ...Read more
Can swelling caused by non-venoarterial issue put pressure on arteries, which would slow blood flow and result in colder extremity?
Edema: Fluid in the lower legs would make the skin feel cooler as it would keep the blood vessels farther away from the skin. Since there is strong pressure in the arteries,it would not impair blood flow itself, but vein blood travelling up the leg may be more sluggish. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of vascular problems in the arms? Can tingling in the arms, hands, and feet be caused by vascular problems?
Yes: Usually vascular or neurogenic, through nerve compression if localized to one limb. If generalized more likely to reflect a general condition or deficiency, for example electrolytes, such as potassium, magnesium or calcium, vitamin deficiency, thyroid disorder, etc. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Chills: Poor circulation can be associated with poor tolerance for the cold temperatures. ...Read more
Probably not. : Many patients with completely normal circulation complain of being cold. One can have a different tolerance too cold that can be related to many problems that are not related to circulation, like the thyroid gland. Other conditions involve abnormal responses to cold temperatures like raymauds phenomenon. A thorough history and physical could quickly steer you along the right path. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Circulation issues: Yes, circulation can impair blood flow to the hands and feet, and cause cold hands and feet, and in some cases even numbness. Another condition referred to as raynaud's phenomenon or disease can also cause whitish/bluish discoloration and cold hands and feet. I agree see a vascular specialist to determinie if you have either condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Varicose veins are due to incompetent valves in the veins of the legs. It does not reflect on your heart. When you stand for long periods of time, gravity assists in pooling of the blood in the lower extremities. The same happens when sitting for long periods of time since blood flow back to the heart is impeded by the pressure on the back of your legs. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
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