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Sudden chills, nails turning blue extremly cold - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   ok,
User :suddenly had chills and his nails are turning blue extremely cold
User :   and white
Doctor :   may i know his age ?
User :   31
User :   yrs
User :   he took crocin
Doctor :   and how long has he had the symptoms ?
User :   now saying chills are getting better but nails are blue and palms are cold n white
User :   9:20 pm
Doctor :   does he have any rash in the body ?
User :   no
Doctor :   the symptoms described appear to be a vascular reaction, as a result of infection or allergy to something
User :   he's had this once bfr 2 months became normal aftr high fvr tht lasted 1 hr..lst time
Doctor :   give him heat packs to hold on to
Doctor :   and that will control the symptoms and coldness in the hands
User :   yes he's lying with blankets and steamer
User :   ok
Doctor :   in addition, give him some, benadryl or ceterizine ,
User :   cud it be coz pf sinus?
Doctor :   this will stop the allergy like symptoms
User :   ok i'll give citrizine
Doctor :   in case, he has a sinus like symptoms currently, it could be the cause
User :   yes he was saying sinus was bad in the evening
Doctor :   in that case, that is the cause of his symptoms
User :   even fever is rising now... despite crocin
User :   give him citzine??
Doctor :   dont need to worry about that
Doctor :   it will some down soon
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok... thnks doctor
Doctor :   you are welcome
User :   thx for your time and advice
User :   bye
Doctor :   take care, and he will be fine soon
Doctor :   bye for now , good night
User :   gn
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