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causes of dry peeling skin on hands

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dry skin: You are more likely to get an infection from the cracks in the dry flaky skin than from the moisturized repaired skin. Use a first aid cream for the f ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Stop using it: Why were you applying this medication? It causes thinning skin and other problems. See your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. MARTIN Girling
36 years experience Wound care
Fungal: Most likely tinea pedis. Athletes feet with what is call Id reaction on hands. Penis prob not related. Don't use ivory soap it is pure soak and drys s ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Per Freitag
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
New skin cleanser?: Could be due to exposure to a new skin cleanser. Should return to normal in a few days
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
None: None help. If a rash is involved, see a dermatologist. If no rash is involved, try a moisturizing lotions.
A 3-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Peeling skin: Peeling skin of the hands and feet is usually seen after a strep infection or kawasaki disease.Check with your doctor if you haven' t up till now.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hylton Lightman
44 years experience Pediatrics
Moisturise: Normal to peel and will stop apply eucerin or such moisturiser.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Hepatitis C: Perhaps you are working in the wrong field. If you are this afraid of your loved one or a patient you are caring for then they will not be getting go ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
44 years experience Family Medicine
None that I know of.: But i recommend you see a dermatologist.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Hand Dermatitis: An estimated 2% to 10% of the general population is affected by hand dermatitis. 20% to 35% of all dermatitis affects the hands. 9% to 35% of all oc ... Read More
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