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Feeling Breathlessness and blood in her feet starts boiling, skin cold to touch. Cause for boiling blood?

My mum is 86 years old and for the last few months has on occasion been feeling breathless whilst sitting and is being driven mad by a feeling that the blood in her feet is boiling but the skin is cold to the touch. She has been tested for diabetes , asthma and both are clear. Her cholesterol is fine and her BP is generally ok. She remains active and goes dancing once a week . On these days her health seems ok so i suspect some of her symptoms may be psychological but her boiling blood is a real problem Thanks
Asked On : Thu, 21 Mar 2013
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
The latest tudies have shown that taking Vitamins calcium iron multivitamins and dietry suppliments can cause this
even disprin paracetamol and brufen can cause this
if you are taking you stop and everything will be fine
apply calamine over effected area
Answered: Wed, 3 Apr 2013
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Cardiologist Dr. Anantharamakrishnan's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

It could be peripheral neuropathy - from Diabetes. Neurological assessment and drugs like gabapentin may help.
Thrombophlebitis may be responsible... Examination will be necessary.
Discuss with Internist.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Wed, 3 Apr 2013
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