Chilblains and Raynaud's phenomenon
Do you often get very cold feet? Do your feet turn purple during winter and feel very cold?
In simple terms, it is the restriction of the blood vessels in the foot. This causes reduction in the circulation that can cause reduced healing.
Symptoms and Causes
Feet constantly feel cold
Feet turn purple
Discolorations on feet ( red, blue patches on toes/feet)
Mostly affects extremities (i.e. toes)
Unknown cause- Idiopathic
Can be the body’s reaction to cold weather