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My index finger is numb and turning purple. What should I do

Customer Question

it's cold and numb and turning purple.
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr Amit Munjal replied 10 years ago.


Any history of injury ?

Since when did this started ?

Customer: replied 10 years ago.
A couple days ago.
Expert:  Dr Amit Munjal replied 10 years ago.


Any injury to the finger ?

Is this involving one hand ?

Any associated pain , swelling ?

Has this been triggered by exposure to cold ?