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  • Frostbite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    Frostbite is the medical condition in which localized damage is caused to skin
    and other tissues due to freezing. Frostbite is most likely to happen in body parts

  • Frostbite Definition - Diseases and Conditions - Mayo Clinic


    Frostbite is an injury caused by freezing of the skin and underlying tissues. First
    your skin becomes very cold and red, then numb, hard and pale. Frostbite is ...

  • Frostbite: Click for Pictures and Symptoms - eMedicineHealth


    Jan 30, 2014 ... Frostbite signs and symptoms include burning, numbness, tingling, and itching of
    the skin. Deep frostbite may not have any sensation to the ...

  • Frostbite: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia


    Causes. Frostbite occurs when the skin and body tissues are exposed to cold
    temperature for a long period of time. You are more likely to develop frostbite if
    you ...

  • Frostbite Causes and Image - WebMD


    Apr 5, 2014 ... Frostbite refers to the freezing of body tissue (usually skin) that results when the
    blood vessels contract, reducing blood flow and oxygen to the ...

  • Frostbite Treatment and Prevention: FAQ - WebMD


    An expert offers tips for preventing and treating frostbite.

  • Frostbite - KidsHealth


    You can help prevent frostbite in cold weather by dressing kids in layers, making
    sure they come indoors at regular intervals, and watching for frostnip, frostbite's ...

  • Frostbite - Medscape Reference


    Jan 24, 2013 ... Frostbite. Frostbite, the most common type of freezing injury, is defined as the
    freezing and crystalizing of fluids in the interstitial and cellular ...

  • Frostbite|Winter Weather - Emergency Preparedness and Response


    Dec 3, 2012 ... Frostbite is an injury to the body that is caused by freezing. Frostbite causes a
    loss of feeling and color in affected areas. It most often affects the ...

  • Frostbite: Learn Symptoms of Cold Weather-Related Injuries


    Jan 4, 2014 ... Read about frostbite, chilblains, trench foot, and frostnip. Frostbite symptoms
    include pain, burning, numbness, and loss of sensation in the ...