[Acrorhigosis].

Acroasphyxia is not acrocyanosis and acrocyanosis is not acrorhigosis; this classification was drawn up in 1932 by Comel and his school. It involves persistent sensations of cold in the extremities, often with hypothermia but without cyanosis and without wetness. Young women often suffer from this complaint, classified clinically as sine materia but in fact… CONTINUE READING