A 30-year-old female asked:
what are the itchy purple patches under my soles of my feet and palm of my hands?
1 doctor answer
Dr. James Rochester answered
25 years experience Family Medicine
Eczema?: Eczema would be my first guess (possibly with a secondary fungal infection). Unfortunately Donna to diagnose skin issues one must always see and feel the lesions. Can try treating with moisturizer several times a day along with mild steroid cream like cortisone combined with any OTC antifungal cream. If there in no improvement in 2 weeks time, please see your healthcare provider for evaluation.
Answered on Jul 31, 2014
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