acrocyanosis

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acrocyanosis

(ˌækrəʊˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) cyanosis of the hands and feet due to poor circulation of the blood
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Noun1.acrocyanosis - cyanosis of the extremitiesacrocyanosis - cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion
cyanosis - a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes; a sign that oxygen in the blood is dangerously diminished (as in carbon monoxide poisoning)
Translations
акроцианоза
AcroasphyxiaAkroasphyxieAkrozyanose
akrosyanoosi
acrocyanose
acrocyanose
acrocianose

ac·ro·cy·a·no·sis

n. acrocianosis, Raynaud, enfermedad de, cianosis y frialdad en las extremidades a causa de un trastorno circulatorio asociado con tensión emocional o por exposición al frío.
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Certain nervous, high-strung persons with cold acrocyanotic hands and feet or with peptic ulcer or hypertension may habitually show red blood cell values of 6,000,000 to 6,500,000 per cubic millimeter.