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Gall bladder removed, have severe cold hands and feet. Is it due to Acid reflux?

Can severe gerd/ acid reflux cause cold hands and feet? I had my gallbladder out on 2/28/12 and prior had severe cold hands and feet and after it still is going on. Could my overproduction of acid be causing this? I am on Pepcid 20 mg 2x a day and also take tums before bed. Any info would be of great help? I am in good health other then this :-)
Asked On : Sun, 10 Mar 2013
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General Surgeon 's  Response
Apr 2013
Hi welcome to health care magic forum.
Honestly i can find any relation between these 2.
It can be due to anemia which can be caused by ulcer disease, but more common are vascular constriction disorders such as Raynouds sy or atherosclerosis. usually it is benign but you should do doppler ultrasound to check your vessels and circulation.
Wish you good health.
Answered: Mon, 11 Mar 2013
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Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

They are unlikely to be related.
'Cold' hands and feet only - is possibly from anxiety / a Psychiatric assessment could be useful

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Sun, 10 Mar 2013
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