2. What can I do to avoid the symptoms of cold agglutinin disease?
To minimize episodes of painful discolored fingers and toes, and of abnormal red blood cell destruction (hemolysis), it is important to avoid and/or limit exposure to cold temperatures. People have differing sensitivities; some may be affected by drinking or eating something cold or by taking a cold shower. You should talk to your health care provider about strategies to manage your condition.
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