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Cooling or raising the area may help relieve erythromelalgia. There are also creams, gels, sprays, tablets and medicines given into a vein.
It's often not clear what causes erythromelalgia. Sometimes it's caused by another medical condition or a faulty gene inherited from a parent.
Erythromelalgia is a rare condition that causes burning pain and redness in certain parts of the body.
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