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Blisters under wedding ring

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
Ophthalmology 35 years experience
Yes: It will definitely contaminate the ring with the germs. It will do nothing for the stye. If you want to get rid of the stye, apply a warm wet washcl... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Thaler
Prosthodontics 42 years experience
Likely: Likely no problem, unless you have an allergic dermatitis to the metal. If concerned, see the Dermatologist for advice and possibly a skin test. I wou... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 37 years experience
Of course, you can: A ring made out of a high-tech material seems modern and in sync with a contemporary lifestyle.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Tarnish: Silver rings can tarnish, especially in the presence of increased amounts of sweat, or if any protective coating has worn off.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
Dermatology 28 years experience
Take it off: Many times people don't take off their rings when they wash their hands. Soap gets caught underneath it and causes an irritation leading to rash. Mo... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
neurology 49 years experience
pinched nerve: Possible ct syndrome or ulnar nerve pathology. See a neurologist.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Wedding Ring Allergy: An allergic reaction to your wedding ring, a condition officially known as wedding ring dermatitis, causes the skin underneath to become red, itchy an... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry 43 years experience
I'm : I'm sure you've tried a lubricant. The more you tug at it, the more swollen your finger is going to get, and the more impossible it will be to remove... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Soap or oil?: Have you tried lubricating it? If you still can't get it off, an urgent care center should be able to cut it off.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Eglash
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Several causes: Swelling in your hands can occur for many reasons. Positioning of your arms overnight can cause a decrease in circulation, not allowing the blood to m... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Wedding Ring Rash: Wedding ring rash is most commonly caused by either an actual allergy to the nickel component of the ring itself or an irritation from the buildup of ... Read More
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