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Why would capilaries die in my fingertip?

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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine

In brief: Smoking

There is a disease called buerger disease that effects the small arteries and veins in the fingertips causing them of close.
Smoking increases the incidence. We see it in men more often but smokers the most. Usually there is burning or numbness in the fingers or toes. If you smoke stop now.

In brief: Smoking

There is a disease called buerger disease that effects the small arteries and veins in the fingertips causing them of close.
Smoking increases the incidence. We see it in men more often but smokers the most. Usually there is burning or numbness in the fingers or toes. If you smoke stop now.
Dr. Vance Harris
Dr. Vance Harris
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