Differential diagnosis of Raynaud’s Syndrome
-idiopathic Raynaud’s disease
-hand – arm vernation syndrome
-hypothenar hammer / jackhammer syndrome
-chemotherapeutic agent such as ergotamine, nicotine, estrogen, sympathomimetics, cocaine, polyvinyl chloride
-myxedema ( hypothyroidism)
-Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
-thoracic outlet syndrome
-arterial occlusive disease such as atherosclerosis, emboli, thromboangiitis obliterans ( Buerger’s Disease)
-autoimmune disease such as scleroderma, systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, rheumatoid arthritis,
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