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stinging pain in knuckles

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Bump: Observe it for now. If it get larger or the redness increases have it seen. It may be related to trauma or a bite or something that went through the s ... Read More
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
PAINFUL FINGER BUMP: WITHOUT SEEING OR FEELING THIS BUMP, IT'S HARD TO KNOW WHAT EXACTLY THIS IS. WHILE IT DOES NOT SOUND DANGEROUS OR SERIOUS, PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP. HE OR ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Dryness?: There are lines on the hands of every one at the knuckles. This is due to the skin folding when the fingers are out straight or not bent. This will be ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Ouch!: The pain from touching nettles is severe but brief. After an hour or so, or less, it hurts much less. Wear gloves henceforth! It is a horrible pain ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Hard : Hard to tell without a clinical picture, but perhaps this is dyshidrotic eczema, which is very common on the hands. I assume you are talking about th ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Harmaty
48 years experience Internal Medicine
Insect bite: Some times insect bites-spiders can do this
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Many thoughts: Causes can range from trauma, arthritis, tendonitis, to name a few. You ask your physician and ifnecessary see a rheumatologist
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizebeth HARMON
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Eczema?: You might have exzema. Dry skin can look very similar. Try high quality skin care such as arbonne skin care lotion and if not better see a dermatolog ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Hard to know: Without seeing and examining you there is no way to know what is going on. The ascending nature of these symptoms, however, makes it imperative that ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Get icing and try not to touch it. Just ice
A member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Give it time: It is healing and may take a week to fully settle down. Leave it alone. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, ... Read More

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