Fenómeno de Raynaud

El fenómeno de Raynaud se caracteriza por que los dedos de las manos se tornan de color blanco debido a la falta de flujo sanguíneo, luego azules debido al consumo de oxígeno y finalmente rojos a medida que el flujo sanguíneo retorna. Fenómeno de Raynaud

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Last reviewed 2/21/2013 by Ariel D. Teitel, MD, MBA, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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