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I know I have raynaud's and it's a primary condition for me. Why do I only have problems in the winter?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Cold temperatures

Raynaud's phenomenon is often caused by cold temperatures.
The vasospasm occurs when one's hands, feet, and face are exposed to cold. In the northern hemisphere, winter is the coldest season.

In brief: Cold temperatures

Raynaud's phenomenon is often caused by cold temperatures.
The vasospasm occurs when one's hands, feet, and face are exposed to cold. In the northern hemisphere, winter is the coldest season.
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: The temperature

Raynaud's symptoms are typically triggered by cold temperatures.
Many people with raynaud's only have symptoms during the colder months.

In brief: The temperature

Raynaud's symptoms are typically triggered by cold temperatures.
Many people with raynaud's only have symptoms during the colder months.
Dr. Michael Laccheo
Dr. Michael Laccheo
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