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Cold Hands and Feet Topic Guide

Cold Hands and Feet Cold Hands and Feet: When parts of your body get too cold, like your hands, feet, and sometimes other parts of the body, especially your ears and nose, they can be injured or react in different ways. Symptoms and signs of cold hands and feet include loss of sensation, numbness, tingling, itching, burning, unusual color of the affected area, and blistering. Types of cold injury include: frostbite, frostnip, immersion, pernio, Raynaud's phenomenon, cryoglobulins, and cold urticaria. The best treatment is rapid rewarming in the emergency department.

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