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My fingers are discoloured
  1. Nicklaus Paul Brandehoff,
  2. Megann Young,
  3. Danielle Campagne
  1. Department of Emergency Medicine, UCSF-Fresno, Fresno, California, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Nicklaus Paul Brandehoff, Department of Emergency Medicine, UCSF-Fresno, 155 North Fresno Street, Fresno, CA 93701, USA; nbrandehoff{at}fresno.ucsf.edu

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A 52-year-old man presented to the emergency department, in September, with discolouration of his fingertips for approximately 1 week. He first noticed the problem after wearing wet gloves at work for a day. Initially the lesions were painful and ‘looked like blisters’; now he reports decreased sensation to the affected areas and notes that ‘they feel hard’, but are no longer painful. He denies any fevers, chills, chest pain, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, …

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