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Cold hands: Feeling of coldness affecting the hands. See detailed information below for a list of 25 causes of Cold hands, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Cold hands.
There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor
about your symptoms.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Cold hands, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Real-life user stories relating to Cold hands:
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Cold hands. Some of these are listed below :
The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Cold hands as a symptom.
Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using,
including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Cold hands as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Cold hands may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Cold hands. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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The list of organs typically affected by Cold hands may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Cold hands mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cold hands. Of the 25 causes of Cold hands that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Cold hands' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Cold hands based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Cold hands, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Cold hands:
Medical Conditions associated with Cold hands:
Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
Symptoms related to Cold hands:
Cold fingers, Finger numbness (32 causes), Cold feet (26 causes), Hand numbness (39 causes), Hand paresthesias (57 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Temperature sensitivity (76 causes), Blue hands (18 causes), Cyanosis (439 causes), Cold environment, Raynauds phenomenon (89 causes)
Doctor-patient articles related to symptoms and diagnosis:
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