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acroasphyxia (s) (noun) (no plural)
1. Neurosis marked by poor digital circulation of the extremities.
2. Impaired finger circulation, possibly a mild form of Raynaud’s disease (spasm of the digital arteries causing pallor or blanching of the fingers and toes), showing a purplish or waxy white color of the fingers, with subnormal local temperature and paresthesia or abnormal skin sensations: "Acroasphyxia is also known as "dead fingers" or "waxy fingers".
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