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Frostbite is more likely to affect the ring finger, pinky finger, the
tips of the fingers, and the outside of the hand, which are harder to keep
warm. Frostbite will cause the skin to turn white or blue.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofMay 27, 2016
Current as of:
May 27, 2016
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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