Frostbite - Symptom, Causes, Treatment of Frostbite
Frostbite is the damage to tissues,
those of the ears, nose, toes and fingers, following prolonged openness to
cold. The tissue injury is induced by formation of ice crystals in and in the middle of cells,
the cells to rupture and die. Blood flow to the
part stops, and clotting may
in small vessels. Frostbitten parts are cold, ham, white and numb.
frost bite. Treatment include slow warming.