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Your Hot / Cold Skin Around the Old Injury May Also be Known as:
Coldness on old injury
Coldness on old wound
Heat on old injury
Heat on old wound
Old injury is cold
Old injury is hot
Old injury is warm
Old wound is cold
Old wound is hot
Old wound is warm

Top 4 Hot / Cold Skin Around the Old Injury Causes

  1. 1.Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (Crps)

    Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition which may happen after an injury, either to a nerve or to tissue in the affected area. It causes intense pain, usually in the arms, hands, legs, or feet.

    You should visit your primary care physician, who will coordinate care with a physical therapist. Treatment focuses on relieving the pain, and can include medicines, physical therapy, and nerve blocks.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    pain in one arm, pain in one leg, tremor, fatigue, pain in one foot
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  2. 2.Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Arm

    Necrotizing fasciitis is a potentially life threatening skin condition stemming from the infection of a wound or injury. If left untreated, it can spread to body parts surrounding the infection changing the color of the skin and degrading the tissue underneath. This can result in muscle, tissue or limb loss and a severe body-wide response to the infection.

    You should visit your local emergency room where blood tests can be run and a consultation can be made by a skin specialist. If caught early, antibiotics, cleaning, and a stay in the hospital can help control the infection. If serious, additionally procedures may be required. It is important to get treatment due to the possibility of this becoming a serious, life-threatening condition.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    nausea, vomiting, fever, diarrhea, chills
    Symptoms that always occur with necrotizing fasciitis of the arm:
    skin changes on arm
    Urgency:
    Hospital emergency room

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  3. 3.Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Leg

    Necrotizing fasciitis is a potentially life threatening skin condition stemming from the infection of a wound or injury. If left untreated, it can spread to body parts surrounding the infection changing the color of the skin and degrading the tissue underneath. This can result in muscle, tissue or limb loss and a severe body-wide response to the infection.

    You should visit your local emergency room where blood tests can be run and a consultation can be made by a skin specialist. If caught early, antibiotics, cleaning, and a stay in the hospital can help control the infection. If serious, additionally procedures may be required. It is important to get treatment due to the possibility of this becoming a serious, life-threatening condition.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    nausea, vomiting, fever, diarrhea, chills
    Symptoms that always occur with necrotizing fasciitis of the leg:
    leg skin changes
    Urgency:
    Hospital emergency room
  4. 4.Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Groin

    Necrotizing fasciitis is a potentially life threatening skin condition stemming from the infection of a wound or injury. If left untreated, it can spread to body parts surrounding the infection changing the color of the skin and degrading the tissue underneath. This can result in muscle, tissue or limb loss and a severe body-wide response to the infection.

    You should visit your local emergency room where blood tests can be run and a consultation can be made by a skin specialist. If caught early, antibiotics, cleaning, and a stay in the hospital can help control the infection. If serious, additionally procedures may be required. It is important to get treatment due to the possibility of this becoming a serious, life-threatening condition.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    nausea, vomiting, fever, diarrhea, chills
    Symptoms that always occur with necrotizing fasciitis of the groin:
    skin changes of the groin or genitalia
    Urgency:
    Hospital emergency room

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Hot / Cold Skin Around the Old Injury

  • Q.Have you experienced any nausea?
  • Q.Have you been feeling more tired than usual, lethargic or fatigued despite sleeping a normal amount?
  • Q.Do you currently smoke?
  • Q.Have you had any changes in your weight?

If you've answered yes to one or more of these questions, check our hot/cold skin around the old injury symptom checker.

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Hot / Cold Skin Around the Old Injury Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced hot/cold skin around the old injury have also experienced:

    • 7% Joint Pain
    • 7% Pain in Both Knees
    • 7% Pain in One Shoulder
  • People who have experienced hot/cold skin around the old injury were most often matched with:

    • 15% Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (Crps)

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