Erythromelalgia, a rare condition, is enlarged blood vessels in the feet; it also can occur in the hands, but not […]


Chilblains, an atypical response to cold temperatures, causes the formation of small, red bumps on the toes, fingers, nose, and/ […]

Alcoholic Neuropathy

Alcoholic neuropathy is nerve damage as a result of chronic alcohol abuse. The condition causes numbness, loss of sensation, pain, […]


Acrocyanosis is a disorder that causes spasms in the arteries responsible for blood flow to the skin on the hands […]


Neuromas are benign [term=’cancers-and-growths’]growths[/term] of nerve tissue, or nerve tumors, that form when the nerves are irritated by surrounding tissue […]

Ischemic Foot

Ischemic foot is inadequate arterial blood flow from the heart to the foot that can occur from arterial blockages, arterial […]

Venous Stasis

Veins carry blood back to the heart, whereas arteries carry blood from the heart. Venous stasis occurs when normal blood […]


Although they usually do not last long, spasms, or sudden, intense muscle contractions, can be extremely painful. Spasms can occur […]