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Cyanosis of the extremities

Cyanosis of the extremities: Introduction

Cyanosis of the extremities: known as peripheral cyanosis is blue coloration of the skin and mucous membranes due to the presence of deoxygenated hemoglobin in blood vessels near the skin surface. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Cyanosis of the extremities, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Cyanosis of the extremities: Symptom Checker

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Cyanosis of the extremities: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cyanosis of the extremities

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Detailed list of causes of Cyanosis of the extremities

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How Common are these Causes of Cyanosis of the extremities?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cyanosis of the extremities. Of the 26 causes of Cyanosis of the extremities that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 5 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 24 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cyanosis of the extremities:

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Causes of Cyanosis of the extremities Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Cyanosis of the extremities based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Cyanosis of the extremities:

    Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin colour symptoms (2348 causes), Mucus membrane symptoms (832 causes), Finger symptoms (1615 causes), Toe symptoms (1171 causes), Hand symptoms (2016 causes), Foot symptoms (2265 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Lower leg symptoms (59 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

    Symptoms related to Cyanosis of the extremities:

    Hypothermia (125 causes), Hypoventilation (61 causes), Lung disease, Myocardial infarction (38 causes), Polycythaemia (32 causes), Pulmonary embolism (28 causes), COPD, Asthma (320 causes)

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