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On the hands and finger of my child the skin is pelling

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Likely: The added bony and metallic structures can cause artifacts/irregularities in any scan. You would also likely add subtle movement artifact. They have r... Read More
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Ask the technician: The technician who performs the test will be the one who can advise you on hand placement and whether the ring should be removed in a CT scan.

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Dr. Gayle Valeros
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Nerve impingement: may be occurring since it happens when you turn your head. The nerves exiting the neck are responsible for innervating the arms, hands and fingers. ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
Finger tips -answer: What are these bruises? This could be a circulation problem. Do your fingers change color in the cold? These could be blood clots. The skin p... Read More
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen: There are multiple potential causes including inflammatory, vascular, and hematologic conditions. I would not hesitate to be seen for evaluation and ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Could be...: ...Warts, especially if the tops of the bumps are rough. If the bumps itch, it could be dyshidrosis, a form of hand dermatitis. See a dermatologist fo... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Hand Eczema: Hand eczema (also known as hand dermatitis) is a common condition affecting up to 10% of the population. It results from a combination of factors, bot... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
Wound care 36 years experience
Warts?: You may have warts or papillomas on your hands. See your dermatologist.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Hand Surgery 25 years experience
May be Dupuytren's: Sounds like you may have dupuytren's disease. It is a benign condition that, as it progresses, causes the finger(s) to contract down towards the palm.... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Yes: If dry skin Vaseline works well. Skin turning black is abnormal do a doctor visit or Healthtap visit to diagnose and treat
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammed Parvez
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
Ice pack: When the skin is exposed to extremes of temperature, normally there will be increased blood supply to skin. Hope I answered the question.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Get examined for: Osteo/ rheumatoid arthritis and autoimmune conditions. Best wishes!

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