Erythromelalgia
 • Episodes of red discoloration and ...
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Description

Erythromelalgia

 • Episodes of red discoloration and hot, burning-like pain in the distal extremities.

 • Swelling is sometimes present.

 • Usually symmetric, feet more often affected than hands.

 • Triggered by an increase in ambient heat or physical activity.

 • Episodes last minutes to hours before resolving.

 • Relieved by cooling of affected extremity (e.g. immersion in cold water, ice packs).



- Dr. Eric Strong @DrEricStrong - Strong Medicine https://www.youtube.com/c/EricsMedicalLectures/



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