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A 44-year-old member asked:

On both the palms of my hands i have noticed my skin is rottening away and i don't know what it is?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Try a moisturising cream. If it continues, see your family doctor.
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