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I cleaned my house with bleach but I didn't use gloves and now my hands are all red and they burning really bad what can I do or use for the burning?

I cleaned my house with bleach but I didn't use gloves and now my hands are all red and they burning really bad what can I do or use for the burning?

Moisturizer: Your skin must have gotten irritated by the chemical, use a thick moisturizer such as vaseline and over the counter Hydrocortisone cream. If it does not work in a day or 2 seek medical help for stronger medications. ...Read more

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I was cleaning my house with bleach I didn't use gloves and now my hands are all red and it's burning really bad. What can I do or use for the burning?

I was cleaning my house with bleach I didn't use gloves and now my hands are all red and it's burning really bad. What can I do or use for the burning?

Aloe Vera: Aloe vera gel, such as you would use for a sunburn, will soothe the chemical burns that you have sustained from your bleach. ...Read more

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Bleach is burning my hands, what are the proper treatments?

Bleach is burning my hands, what are the proper treatments?

Bleach: Take your hands out.
Wear rubber gloves.
Wash hands.
Use hand lotion. ...Read more

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Burning sensation in hands and swollen after putting in bleach what should I do?

Burning sensation in hands and swollen after putting in bleach what should I do?

Chemical burn: Chemical burn from chlorine should be treated according to the severity. Rinse the area with tap running water for 15-20 minutes. If area is small and looks like a sunburn just treat with aloe and Ibuprofen for pain. Small blisters may occur. Large, or too many clear or blood filled blisters then go to urgent care. Check: www. Ehow. Com/how_6201756_treat-chemical-burns-chlorine-pools. Html#page=0. ...Read more

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Hand is burning with some cuts n its red. Wat can I do I think its from the soap n sanitzer used at work. One has bleech in it. Wrk at resterant.

Need to heal: Do you use latex gloves? They can be irritating as well. If painful and angry red could be infected. Generic bactroban (mupirocin) is the safest topical antibiotic. Topical vit d 3 oil on the irritated skin can be helpful. Avoid irritants until it heals by using non-latex gloves if in food preparation. Use plain soap and water for cleaning hands. ...Read more

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I used bleach and water to wash my pool screen it had burnt my fingers wrist and side of body including under my right breast what should I use.

I used bleach and water to wash my pool screen it had burnt my fingers wrist and side of body including under my right breast what should I use.

Irrigate thoroughly: After irrigating area thoroughly, may apply small mouth of topical antibiotics ointment (prefer polysporin). Chemical burn should heal without further problems. ...Read more

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My hands are burning. What should I do?

My hands are burning. What should I do?

Primary care: The sensation of burning in your hands may be from many problems including diabetes, neuropathy, or nerve compression. Start with your primary care provider to pursue a link to other medical problems. Then you can consult a hand surgeon for a more specific hand evaluation. ...Read more

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What is it when your hands feel like it is burning?

What is it when your hands feel like it is burning?

? Carpal tunnel syn: Burning sensation is likely due to nerve issues. Consider the diagnosis of median nerve entrapment or neuropathy. See a neurologist first and you will likely be referred to a hand surgeon if a surgical cause is identified. ...Read more

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Why my hands are burning and red?

Why my hands are burning and red?

More info needed: Hi DCarson,
I'm sorry to hear that you are in pain. There are many conditions that can cause your hands to appear this way; more than I am able to review with you in this short message. In order to better serve you, can you try to repost your question with a few more details, such as how long they have been hurting, duration of symptoms, exact location, if there is joint pain also, etc. Thank you! ...Read more

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Red hands burning

Red hands burning

What: What's your questin. What Causes yor red hands mess, hot or cold weather??? ...Read more

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Hands swell and burn unbearable pain?

Hands swell and burn unbearable pain?

Get checked for: Nerve inflammation, pinched nerve, medication side effect, diabetes, heart, kidney and liver problems. See your dr for a thorough evaluation. Your past car accidents likely contribute to your present condition. Take care! ...Read more

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What do burning hands and feet mean for me?

What do burning hands and feet mean for me?

Several possibilites: Hard to say. This is a good reason to seek out a primary care doctor. A partial list includes diabetes, nerve damage / trauma, vitamin deficiencies, autoimmune diseases, or neurologic diseases. If it is bothering you enough, then make an appointment! ...Read more

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What to do after burning hand on frying pan handle?

What to do after burning hand on frying pan handle?

Red only ok: First degree burns can be managed with pure vaseline massaged often. Advil (ibuprofen) for pain and inflammation is fine. Burn center for more serious injury. ...Read more

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Nightly burning in hands and feet! Any suggestions?

Nightly burning in hands and feet! Any suggestions?

Possibly Neuropathy: This could be neuropathy and I would recommend seeing a physician for this to determine if the source can be determined. Common causes are diabetes, compression, nutritional deficiencies, and many more. You could start with your pcp or a neurologist. ...Read more

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What does burning hands and feet mean for my health?

What does burning hands and feet mean for my health?

Possibly Neuropathy: This could be neuropathy and I would recommend seeing a physician for this to determine if the source can be determined. Common causes are diabetes, compression, nutritional deficiencies, and many more. ...Read more

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My hands are turning red at night an slightly burn.?

My hands are turning red at night an slightly burn.?

D: Could be several things. Neurologica...Vascular. Metabolic. Difficult to say without a good history and physical evaluation....See your family doc. ...Read more

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Burning hands and feet. Please help! What is happening?

Burning hands and feet. Please help! What is happening?

See doctor: There could be any one of a hundred reasons as to why a person may experience a burning hands sensation. However, it mostly has to do with either bad circulation or a neurological irregularity. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Burns to hand?

What is the definition or description of: Burns to hand?

Hand burns: The hand is the portion of the body that connects the hand to the arm. A burn is an injury caused by heat, flame or chemicals. ...Read more

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Can washing your hands too much cause peeling and burning?

Can washing your hands too much cause peeling and burning?

Hand Eczema: Dishpan hands” are actually a form of hand eczema. It occurs because constant wetting and drying breaks down the skin’s protective outer barrier. Perfumes and preservatives in soaps and irritants in household cleansers can make things worse. If you already have hand eczema or are recovering from an episode, you need to avoid wetting your hands whenever possible. ...Read more

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On average, how long will a 2degree burn heal for the hand?

Best care to heal: Burns are response of tissues to injury from heat. It is inflammation which means increase blood flow to the area promotes healing. Depth determines care. Ice worsens already injured skin. Cool water soaks help as can taking anti-inflammation medicines like motrin/advil. Avoid further damage as this causes scarring. If intact, good skin cream applied daily/gently helps or simple dressings if open. ...Read more

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What are the causes of hot burning hands and sometimes feet?

What are the causes of hot burning hands and sometimes feet?

Burning pains: This is a tough question to answer without enough medical history. There are many different types of syndromes, metabolic, traumatic, congenital, and disease processes that can present with this type of symptomatology. I would recommend you see your pcp if this is current/worsening issue. ...Read more

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Please advise what is the best way to treat a burn on my hand?

Please advise what is the best way to treat a burn on my hand?

Burns: There are different grades of burn and it needs to be evaluated to determine the best treatment. ...Read more

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Besides nerve ending damage, what can cause burning hands/palms?

Besides nerve ending damage, what can cause burning hands/palms?

Frostbite: Actually frost-bite associated pain does depend on nerve damage. In fact every sensation you experience in life depends on nerve function. The function may excessive or underactive but the nerve is still functioning for you to feel anything. Transmitting unpleasant or undesirable sensation does not imply that the nerve is damaged but suggests something is going wrong somewhere. ...Read more

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I have burned my hand on curling iron, it still burns, what to do?

I have burned my hand on curling iron, it still burns, what to do?

Care for wound: Keep the wound clean and apply a topical antibiotic ointment (e.g., polysporin, (bacitracin and polymyxin) bacitracin, neosporin, triple-antibiotic ointment). Also be sure to get good nutrition so that you have all the necessary building blocks for wound healing. If the wound does not seem to heal or seems like it's getting infected, seek professional medical attention. ...Read more

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What could cause redness and burning sensation on top of my hands?

Burning hands: On the hands the most common causes of redness and burning are chemical irritation of some sort. It can come from soaps, creams, solvents at work or cleaning agents, medicines, possibly something like poison ivy, rarely from a systemic disorder like vasculitis. ...Read more