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A 50-year-old member asked:

What causes random clear blisters on your skin?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 24 years experience
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin blisters or rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections, friction, and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
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A 40-year-old member asked:

How does the melted skin (caused by friction) from blisters become clear?

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Dr. David Sire
Dermatology 56 years experience
Interstital fluid: The friction causes the separation of the epidermis and dermis. Into that space caused by the trauma insterstitial fluid collects which is slightly yellow in color. It creates a cushion to protect the underlying skin while it heals.
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