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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 Medicine
Current as ofMarch 20, 2017
Current as of:
March 20, 2017
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
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