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What diseases cause raynaud's phenomenon?

10 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Many disorders can

Many disorders can cause raynaud's phenomenon.
Examples include: scleroderma, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, sjogren's syndrome, atherosclerosis, subclavian aneurysm, beta-blocker drugs, ergotamine-type drugs, hypothyroidism, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, magnesium deficiency, etc...

In brief: Many disorders can

Many disorders can cause raynaud's phenomenon.
Examples include: scleroderma, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, sjogren's syndrome, atherosclerosis, subclavian aneurysm, beta-blocker drugs, ergotamine-type drugs, hypothyroidism, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, magnesium deficiency, etc...
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Muchof what you mentioned is not Raynauds.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Seen in CT disorders

Raynauds may occur just by itself or in association with several connective tissue diseases including scleroderma, lupus and ra.
Lab testing for autoantibodies may be helpful in determining whether there is a predisposition to developing one of these underlying diseases.

In brief: Seen in CT disorders

Raynauds may occur just by itself or in association with several connective tissue diseases including scleroderma, lupus and ra.
Lab testing for autoantibodies may be helpful in determining whether there is a predisposition to developing one of these underlying diseases.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: None

Some diseases have raynauds associated but not caused by.

In brief: None

Some diseases have raynauds associated but not caused by.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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