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Please explain why does my wrist hurt only when it gets cold out?

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Dr. Steven Brown
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Reactive changes

Cold can trigger pseudo motor changes such as vascular constriction resulting in an exacerbation of pain, particularly with inflammatory overuse disorders or fractures.

In brief: Reactive changes

Cold can trigger pseudo motor changes such as vascular constriction resulting in an exacerbation of pain, particularly with inflammatory overuse disorders or fractures.
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