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Why do I have cold hands? Even when it is not cold inside or out?

Why do I have cold hands? Even when it is not cold inside or out?

Cold hands: Do they turn red, white, & blue? Do you smoke? You may have either raunaud's disease (vascular spasm) [http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/raynauds-disease/ds00433/dsection=symptoms or buerger's disease (inflamed, swollen, clotted blood vessels—associated with smoking) [http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/buergers-disease/ds00807] see doc for eval & treatment. Stop smoking! ...Read more

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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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Cold Hands (Definition)

Cold hands are hands that feel cold in situations that would not normally cause a person's extremities to be cold. Poor circulation, or neurological ...Read more


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Why do I have cold hands and feet indoors?

Cold feet and hands: Pernio is caused by exposure to cold for a long period of time without freezing or by very wet conditions. Raynauds syndrome is an abnormal narrowing of the blood vessels with cooling of the fingers or toes. Cryoglobulins are proteins, which are normally dissolved in the blood, that become solids or gels when cold. These are some causes of cold hands and feet. ...Read more

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I'm hypothyroidism due to having a thyroidectomy 3 years ago, my levels are very good but why do I have cold hands/feet and tip of my nose constantly?

I'm hypothyroidism due to having a thyroidectomy 3 years ago, my levels are very good but why do I have cold hands/feet and tip of my nose constantly?

Common: Hard to explain, but common finding. Many people with normal thyroids and circulation complain of this. If your TSH is normal there is no contribution from the thyroid. ...Read more

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I have cold hands and feet but a body temp of 97.2 f. What could be a cause? I am not on meds.

I have cold hands and feet but a body temp of 97.2 f. What could be a cause? I am not on meds.

Exercise.: If you aren't getting enough exercise, you are not generating enough heat in your body to activate the entire cooling system - which includes sweating and directing blood flow to extremities. ...Read more

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I have ice cold hands all the time?

I have ice cold hands all the time?

Cold Hands: This likely has to do with circulation in your hands. Here is an excellent article about cold hands by the american society for surgery of the hand: http://www.Assh.Org/public/handconditions/pages/cold-hand.Aspx. Some specific reason include: anemia, diabetes, lupus, raynaud's disease& scleroderma. ...Read more

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