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Red hands, dry skin, pins and needles in hands. Negative for Raynaud s syndrome. What could this be?

Hello, iv had extremely red hands for about a year or more now, the skin it quite dry too but the redness is almost like bad circulation? Today I got pins and needles in them for no reason, and they r still red even though they are warm. I went to the doctor and got tested for reynodes syndrome but it came back negative. When they r cold they turn blue/purple and red, my hands haven't been a normal colour for ages now... What could this be and how do I get my normal colour back? Thanks
Asked On : Sun, 14 Apr 2013
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Thanks for the query.
Red hands can be seen in liver defects.
Pins and needle is seen mainly in peripheral neuropathy.
Both these conditions can be seen in diabetes.
so please get you blood sugar as well as usg abdomen done
Let me know if you have any other doubt.
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Answered: Sun, 16 Jun 2013
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