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What can cold clammy feet mean?

What can cold clammy feet mean?

May be...: Clamminess may be related to hyperhidrosis but the cold-clammy feeling may be related to a more systemic condition, like thyroid disease. Is it just in your feet or in your hands too? Keep track of your symptoms and talk to your primary care physician about this, especially if you have other symptoms or other family members with similar symptoms. ...Read more

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What do brown spots mean under feet?

What do brown spots mean under feet?

Many possibilities: It could be a fungal or bacterial infection. It could be bruising due to tight shoes or trauma. It could be a pigmentation of the underlying skin. It could be a skin disorder or melanoma, or it could be one of a number of many other possibilities. Have your feet checked out by a professional. ...Read more

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What does it mean your feet are swollen?

What does it mean your feet are swollen?

Swollen feet: Lower extremity swelling can have multiple possible causes. Venous problems, protein problems, obstructive processes, cardiac problems and others. ...Read more

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What could it mean when your foot itches?

What could it mean when your foot itches?

Sweating, fungus: It could be only sweaty feet or it could be the start of athletes foot or a case of eczema. If there is no visible rash, wear cotton socks and try ab sorbent foot powder labelled af for antifungal. ...Read more

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What does boil on the sole of your feet means?

What does boil on the sole of your feet means?

Boil?: It is probably not a boil but a large blister.
It usually means that you have excess friction in that location. ...Read more

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Can docs explain what does pronating feet mean?

Can docs explain what does pronating feet mean?

Flat foot: Flattening of the feet with possible bulging in or prominent inner bones of the feet. Have it evaluated as you may benefit with orthoces. ...Read more

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The bottom of my feet are very red, what does that mean?

The bottom of my feet are very red, what does that mean?

Most likely nothing!: Usually your sympathetic nervous system routing more blood there. If you have no sx and do not have edema, i would not worry, but i would mention it to my doctor, when you see him/her next time! ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have calcium build up in your feet?

What does it mean when you have calcium build up in your feet?

Calcium : Calcium deposits usually occur in tendons at their insertion onto bone this is typically a response to overuse or chronic irritation. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a person drags their foot when they walk?

What does it mean when a person drags their foot when they walk?

Variety of Causes: See your physician for an evaluation. Prompt evaluation is the best advice. Dr l. ...Read more

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Please explain what it means when your feet go numb and tingly a lot?

Please explain what it means when your feet go numb and tingly a lot?

Nerve issue: Numbness in both feet, is a symptom of neuropathy. The causes of neuropathy can because by many different things including but not limited to, back issues, metabolic diseases, vascular issues and other. You'll need to determine the underlying cause of your neuropathy by starting with your gp. They will with an exam, history and blood work. ...Read more

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What is athlete's feet means? Which kind disease? Neurological disease?

What is athlete's feet means? Which kind disease? Neurological disease?

Fungal Infection: Athlete's foot is a superficial fungal infection of the skin of the feet. It is mainly caused by a group of organisms called dermatophytes, and even more specifically by two organisms - tinea rubrum and tinea mentagrophytes. There are others as well, but these two are the main culptits the majority of the time. ...Read more

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My feet are burning hot or something i cannot describe. what does it mean?

Get checked: You may have a condition called peripheral neuropathy. There are many causes for this including diabetes and vitamin deficiency. See your doctor and have them check you. Good luck! ...Read more

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The past few months, when I sit down my feet get a tingling feeling? What could this mean?

The past few months, when I sit down my feet get a tingling feeling? What could this mean?

Pressure on nerve: If you get tingling in your feet after sitting for a while it could be due to localized pressure over the sciatic nerve in your buttocks or uppr thigh area, especially if it clears up with in few minutes after you get up to walk. If so then just be carefull how you sit and nothing to worry about. Now if the tingling does not go away then you need to get checked by your doctor Good luck ...Read more

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My girlfriend complains about her feet being cold constantly so when i looked at her foot portion of the bottom was gray what does this mean?

My girlfriend complains about her feet being cold constantly so when i looked at her foot portion of the bottom was gray what does this mean?

Possible Raynaud's: Which is a vasospasm of blood vessels in cold weather, sometimes can be stress related. However, since we can't see the foot, i would recommend a doc check it out in person. ...Read more

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What could it mean of I have a flat foot?

What could it mean of I have a flat foot?

Arch is lower: Flatfeet means your arch on the inside of your foot is approaching the ground. This sometimes can be painful or not. Conservative treatment sometimes will work with custom orthotics, others flatfeet may require surgical options depending on the degree of symptoms. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feet swells ?

What does it mean when your feet swells ?

Few possibilities: In the young and healthy, feet swelling could mean a blood clot, but usually on one side. Some medications can cause leg swelling. Heart failure, protein manutrition, advanced liver and kidney diseases can do that as well, as does pregnancy etc...Trauma, excessive heat, prolonged standing can cause some swelling too. Some have idiopathic swelling--which mean no known cause. Consult doc..Good luck. ...Read more

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If your feet are cold what does that mean?

If your feet are cold what does that mean?

I am not sure.: May be your socks aren't warm enough. May be your socks, shoes or boots are too tight. May be you have a circulation problem. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feet hurt?

What does it mean when your feet hurt?

You have a : Problem. That's the body's way of telling you something is wrong. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your feet swell up?

What does it mean when your feet swell up?

Many things: Some causes are from standing or sitting other causes are systemic diseases. Discuss swelling with your dr. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my baby’s feet are purple?

Immature circulation: Your baby's circulation is still in the process of developing. Purple hands and feet is just a result of this immaturity. You do not need to be concerned if your baby is otherwise acting healthy. However if his lips or chest turn blue you should see your pediatrician as this can be a sign of cardiac disease. ...Read more