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Tender palms of hands

A member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 32 years experience
Palmar cyst: This could be a foreign body reaction, an infection or other issue. If it does not resolve or gets worse, it's off to the dermatologist.
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Cyst in palm: There can different reasons for cyst in palm including ganglion . Examination would confirm the diagnosis. Please consult a doctor.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
Rheumatology 30 years experience
Apicture would: Help, but it could be a foreign object, a ligamentous cyst, or beginning of dupuytren contracture.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Irritant: Too much hand washing irritates the skin . Try soap like dove and avoid scented and anti-bacterial ones. Wash hands only when necessary and the appl... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 30 years experience
See a doctor: That's a pretty good sized lump on your back. I would recommend getting it seen by a doctor - impossible to really say what it is, but it DOES need t... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Xray: You may have a fracture. See your physician for evaluation and xray.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Either insect bites or contact dermatitis. Did you do something in the garden with your bare hands in the previous 24 hours? You can apply Lidocaine 5... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Dermatologist helps: Dry, cracked skin on the palms can be eczema or an allergy to something (gloves, tools, creams, etc.), plus maybe yeast or fungus growth in addition t... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
See MD: I would recommend with any joint swelling, that you see an MD for a good exam and some bloodwork to rule out anything autoimmune, infectious, or infla... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Rash: A rash that jumps around sounds like hives or urticaria. It is often difficult to identify the cause. See your doctor for a firm diagnosis, any invest... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Fungus infection?: If only one hand is peeling, you could have a fungus infection -- like "athlete's foot", except on the hand. Or you could have come in contact with so... Read More
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