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I cut my self while cleaning my shower drain. The cut on my finger got infected and began formin g blisters around it. I had athletes foot before and this is what it looks like

I cut my self while cleaning my shower drain. The cut on my finger got infected and began formin g blisters around it. I had athletes foot before and this is what it looks like

You: You need to seek medical care for a number reasons:
1. To make sure you are up to date with your tetanus immunization, and if not, to get an tetanus toxoid injection.
2. To determine if you have infection and to obtain treatment.
3. To make sure you do not have a chemical injury from the cleaning materials. ...Read more

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A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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I have blisters that appear on my fingers and legs and feet for no apparent reason. Have I got some type ofskin condition??

I have blisters that appear on my fingers and legs and feet for no apparent reason. Have I got some type ofskin condition??

Yes: This is not normal. You may be suffering from an autoimmune skin disorder. It is best that you see your GP and get a referral to see a dermatologist ...Read more

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What causes blood blisters on hands and feet in between fingers and toes?

What causes blood blisters on hands and feet in between fingers and toes?

Alien Abduction?: In general, a blister is caused either by thermal injury, extreme cold injury or extreme friction and/or pressure applied intensely and/or for prolonged time period. Blood may or may not accumulate, but is usually from friction. If a blister just pops up out of nowhere you might consider a bizarre"autoimmune"problem (what kind depends on your age, etc)but blood blisters between every digit? You a jogger? ...Read more

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My sons tip of fingers and bottom of feet are peeling. They look like little blisters that have popped. Not red or sore?

My sons tip of fingers and bottom of feet are peeling. They look like little blisters that have popped. Not red or sore?

Desquamation: This is is called desquamation, and the causes are many. Fungal infections, previous viral infections and late Kawasaki disease are some of the causes. ...Read more

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Whitlow or Fungus? 1 pen sized blister on finger, dots in it, no pain no redness but very itchy. Have persistent fungal inf on foot.

Whitlow or Fungus? 1 pen sized blister on finger, dots in it, no pain no redness but very itchy. Have persistent fungal inf on foot.

Sounds fungal: Would need a visual consult and better history to help you really. I hope you feel better and see a doctor. ...Read more

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I work with babies and have noticed some red blisters on my knees, palm and start of fingers, elbows and on the top of my feet. Should I go see thedoc?

I work with babies and have noticed some red blisters on my knees, palm and start of fingers, elbows and on the top of my feet. Should I go see thedoc?

Good idea: Whether to prevent your spreading it to the babies or to discover if you caught it from work and need to advice the facility - yes. See a doc for exam and/or lab work. Also, if it is painful - relief will be nice. Best wishes for it being a minor easy to correct issue. ...Read more

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What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, armsdespite the medicines I've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, armsdespite the medicines I've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My 4 month old son was exposed to Hand foot and mouth last week at daycare. No sores in his mouth, He had one blister on his finger and one on his pin?

Hand foot and mouth: Hand foot and mouth disease is infection caused by virus which presents as runny nose, fever followed by blister like rash on hands, feet and in mouth. Highly contagious but doesn't require any specific treatment besides paracetamol and keeping hydration up. Rarely there can be complications. See doctor to confirm diagnosis
http://www. Dermnetnz. Org/topics/hand-foot-and-mouth-disease/ ...Read more

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What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, arms, and face. This has I've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

What to do if I have this rash on my feet, legs, elbows, fingers, arms, and face. This has I've been on, and now, these itchy blister like things show up?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My 9 month old has hand foot mouth disease and has large blister looking spots all over his hands/fingers. Is there anything I can do?

My 9 month old has hand foot mouth disease and has large blister looking spots all over his hands/fingers. Is there anything I can do?

Keep 'em clean: This is tough - I hope your baby feels better soon.

Don't break the blisters. You may want to try to keep gloves on his/her hands. If the blisters break, don't pull off the skin - it will help protect the raw skin underneath. If there is any sign of infection (redness, pus, pain), see your pediatric care physician. ...Read more

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Wake up with itchy bites on arms and a single bite on sole of foot and have tiny blisters on fingers/palm of hand its been going on for about 2-3month?

Wake up with itchy bites on arms and a single bite on sole of foot and have tiny blisters on fingers/palm of hand its been going on for about 2-3month?

May not be bites: It is possible that you have something called hand/foot ezcema or dermatitis, since it has been going on for a long time. You also describe tiny blisters which are found in this condtition. While it is treatable, it is not curable. You should see a dermatologist for treatment and to verify the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What cause blisters on the feet?

What cause blisters on the feet?

Blisters: Many things can cause blisters on the feet. Shoewear friction or irritation. Exposure to extreme temperatures. Excessive swelling. Swelling after breaking a bone (fracture blisters). I would recommend evaluation by a podiatrist. ...Read more

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Why my finger feet and soulder swallen? What is the couse boss

Why my finger feet and soulder swallen? What is the couse boss

See a doctor: You should see a doctor and have blood drawn to test for different types of arthiritis. ...Read more

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Why am I always so coldand I feel tingles in my tips of my finger and feet?

Why am I always so coldand I feel tingles in my tips of my finger and feet?

Thyroid issues?: Hypothyroidism can cause both cold extremities and carpal tunnel. This is clearly the first thing to be excluded. There are other possibilities, but what you describe in low thyroid! ...Read more

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What to do for blisters on feet?

What to do for blisters on feet?

Use: Sterile needle, drain it but leave roof on until it falls off. Cover with neosporin and bandaid. Caused by friction. If diabetic see podiatrist. ...Read more

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I found blisters on the soles of my feet! Help!?

They should be: Looked at to make sure it is something simple like athletes foot. Other bullous disorders can be serious so if you want to try an athletes foot cream you can but if not getting any response or spreading see foot doc or dermatologist for consult. ...Read more

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What can help with foot blisters?

What can help with foot blisters?

Prevention is best.: So if certain shoes are causing them, pad the shoes or get rid of them. Sometimes two pair of socks can help when jogging. Once, they are there, with a sterile instrument pierce the roof enough to allow the fluid to escape and bandage. Do not remove the roof of the blister. ...Read more

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