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blisters under wedding ring

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
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

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
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
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
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
41 years experience Internal Medicine
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
27 years experience Dermatology
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
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
pinched nerve: Possible ct syndrome or ulnar nerve pathology. See a neurologist.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
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 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Oswari
24 years experience Family Medicine
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.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Soto
Dr. Jose Soto answered
34 years experience Family Medicine
The ring On and Off: Most likely a contact dermatitis. You are washing your hands more frequently. Soap and other desinfectants remain under the ring in close contact with ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Eglash
35 years experience Family Medicine
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
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