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"White Fingers" may result from which of the following occupational hazards:
a. After some months or years of exposure to vibrations (10 - 500 Hz), the fine blood vessels of fingers may become
extremely sensitive to spasm, known as 'White fingers'.
b. White fingers are a form of Raynaud's Disease. Vibration white finger is the vascular component of 'hand-arm vibration syndrome (HA VS)'.