Print

Print


maybe the patient was just in a stage of hypothermia. If your exam did not
show any significant abnormality then it is obvious that is not vascular
related.


On Tue, Oct 9, 2012 at 1:58 PM, Williams, David M. <
[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Paul,
>
> Did you check cap refill at the nail bed?  Absent? Delayed? Normal?
>
> Could you tell if patient was adequately hydrated?
>
> Just trying to piece together the puzzle.
>
> David
>
>
> David M. Williams, MS, RDCS, RVT
> SC Cardiovascular Surgery
> Carolinas Medical Alliance
> Suite B-300 805 Pamplico Highway
> Florence, SC 29505
> 843-676-2760
> 843-676 2762 (fax)
> [log in to unmask]
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: UVM Flownet [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Paul J
> Graham
> Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2012 1:07 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: Cold Legs and Feet, without Significant Arterial disease?
>
> Maybe I should Specify a little better, The patient had Cold feet and legs
> ...Temperature not sure, but they felt very cool to the touch. I didnt see
> any Raynaud's peaks but I didnt do a Cold immersion test of any kind and He
> didnt mention having symptoms from being in any kind of cold environment
> that would correlate with that. And as far as neurogenic coudl a nerve
> issue cause actual Temperature of the Leg to change ? Im not saying it
> can't however please if you know how that works id love to figure that out.
> And last but not least...JASON, Oddly enough he did kinda have duck feet
> and skinny legs...Maybe they were a duck!
>
> To unsubscribe or search other topics on UVM Flownet link to:
> http://list.uvm.edu/archives/uvmflownet.html
>
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Disclaimer: This electronic message may contain information that is
> Proprietary, Confidential, or legally privileged or protected. It
> is intended only for the use of the individual(s) and entity named
> in the message. If you are not an intended recipient of this
> message, please notify the sender immediately and delete the
> material from your computer. Do not deliver, distribute or copy
> this message and do not disclose its contents or take any action in
> reliance on the information it contains.

To unsubscribe or search other topics on UVM Flownet link to:
http://list.uvm.edu/archives/uvmflownet.html