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What are the implications of a young, healthy woman recently diagnosed with raynauds?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Several Dx need R/O!

Scleroderma and polymyositis need to be excluded, as does mixed connective tissue disease.
The treatment of raynaud's involves the underlying problem, but the use of calcium channel blockers such as verapamil and Diltiazem will improve the raynaud's.

In brief: Several Dx need R/O!

Scleroderma and polymyositis need to be excluded, as does mixed connective tissue disease.
The treatment of raynaud's involves the underlying problem, but the use of calcium channel blockers such as verapamil and Diltiazem will improve the raynaud's.
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