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My 16 year old daughters foot turns quite a deep purple colour

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My 16 year old daughters foot turns quite a deep purple colour when cold. Is this normal? (Can I upload a photo?)
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.
yes you can attach a photo here
sounds like Raynauds though
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
How do I attach photo please?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
you can attach to this chat box
or upload to photobucket and attach the link
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
this does look like Raynaud's
It is a spasm of arteries when exposed to cold
usually not dangerous.
Your GP can give medicine like amlodipine to help
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Is the medication needed if not painful, which it isn't?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
no, not at all Tony
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Should I take her to the GP?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
yes
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