Raynaud's disease

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What is Raynaud's disease?

Raynaud's disease is a vascular disorder characterized by ischemic attacks called, Raynaud's phenomenon, in the fingers, toes, ears, or nose, associated with pain and pallor. The attacks occur during exposure to cold temperatures or stress.

Common symptoms reported by people with Raynaud's disease

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for Raynaud's disease

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Compare treatments taken by people with Raynaud's disease

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Who has Raynaud's disease on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 1 new patients joined this month
  • 231 say Raynaud's disease is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 108
30s 342
40s 626
50s 789
60s 481
70+ 136
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 337
20-29 years 285
30-39 years 399
40-49 years 272
50-59 years 117
60-69 years 26
70+ years 5

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 132
Female 2354

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1825
Not Diagnosed 103

These charts show data from Raynaud's disease patients who have completed their condition history
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