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Frostbite: Introduction

Frostbite: damage to skin, soft tissues and blood vessels due to extreme cold. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Frostbite, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Frostbite: Symptom Checker

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Frostbite Treatments

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Alternative Treatments for Frostbite

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Stories from Users for Frostbite

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Frostbite: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Frostbite

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Definitions of Frostbite:

Damage to tissues as the result of low environmental temperatures.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Frostbite

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How Common are these Causes of Frostbite?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Frostbite. Of the 8 causes of Frostbite that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 8 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Frostbite:

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Classifications of Frostbite:

Medical Conditions associated with Frostbite:

Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

Symptoms related to Frostbite:

Chemical poisoning, Dry gangrene (18 causes), Extreme cold weather especially mountain or high altitudes with snow, Frost nip

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