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What causes tiny blisters on palms?

What causes tiny blisters on palms?

Protective: With injury to our skin, inflammation occurs which means the area becomes red, warm, tender and with swelling. Swelling occurs under skin layers and causes bulging creating a protective fluid cushion we call a blister. As the area heals, the fluid is resorbed or when no longer needed, the blister opens and the fluid drains. This should take about a week. Simple bandaids to protect are the tx. ...Read more

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Blistering (Definition)

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


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Red dots turn into small blisters in palms of hands. They itch, break open and are painful. Las vegas?

Red dots turn into small blisters in palms of hands. They itch, break open and are painful. Las vegas?

Dyshidrosis: This is most likely a condition called dyshidrosis (or pompholyx), consisting of little blisters that often open up eventually (especially if picked at). The blisters are caused by blocked sweat glands, and they often itch like crazy. Your dermatologist can prescribe a cream or foam for this, or an oral medication may be necessary. ...Read more

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Why do I get small wather blisters on palm of my hands?

Why do I get small wather blisters on palm of my hands?

Dyshidrosiform ecz.: This may be a condition called dyshidrosiform eczema (or dermatitis), the primary cause of which is unknown. Aggravating factors may include irritants or allergens. ...Read more

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Cluster of blisters on Palm and 3 little blisters on middle finger. What could it be?

Cluster of blisters on Palm and 3 little blisters on middle finger. What could it be?

Eczema; shingles?: Some forms of eczema cause blisterlike lesions on the palms and fingers. But if they are red and hurt, it may be a shingles rash. See a primary doctor or dermatologist for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Small red blisters on palm of hand and bottom of feat?

Small red blisters on palm of hand and bottom of feat?

Could be coxsackie: Small red blisters on palms & soles can have several causes. Commonly a viral infection (coxsackie virus) causes hand-foot-mouth disease. Treatment is for symptoms. See your doctor since there are other causes which need antiboitics. ...Read more

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I hv outbreak of water like blisters on palm of my hands. Was tld today to come n on monday to dept of health. They wld not tell me ov. Phone.?

I hv outbreak of water like blisters on palm of my hands. Was tld today to come n on monday to dept of health. They wld not tell me ov. Phone.?

Dyshidrotic eczema: What you describe may be a condition known as dyshidrotic eczema which results in small, usually itchy blisters on the hands and feet. Causes can include; being under stress; having allergies, such as hayfever; hands are often in water or moist; hand exposure to environmental allergens (cement, chromium, cobalt, nickel). See a board certified dermatologist. ...Read more

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Itchy blisters on palms of hands and bottom of feet?

Itchy blisters on palms of hands and bottom of feet?

Eczema: Probably dyshidrotic eczema. The blisters tend to open and then the underlying tissue feels raw
usually we use topical steroid cream but the otc steroids do not penetrate well.

Go check with your doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What medication can I take for this desease coxsackie the small red blisters on palm of hand and bottom of feat is itchin alot?

What medication can I take for this desease coxsackie the small red blisters on palm of hand and bottom of feat is itchin alot?

Nothing: Coxsackie virus causes hand-foot and mouth disease. The most frequent locations for the blisters/ulcers are on the palms of the hand, soles of the feet, and in the mouth. It is quite contagious, so frequent hand washing is imperative. Self-limiting, so hang in there. ...Read more

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Sporizole, prednisone & advantan for 5 days for blisters on palm and all cleared up. But 3 days after I stopped its back. Fungal infection or eczema?

Sporizole, prednisone & advantan for 5 days for blisters on palm and all cleared up. But 3 days after I stopped its back. Fungal infection or eczema?

Either: Or chemical irritation from something you're putting on your skin. Or something else entirely. Rashes can't be diagnosed accurately without actually being seen. See your doctor, and if it doesn't get better, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How to cure blisters on my palm from rowing?

How to cure blisters on my palm from rowing?

Vit B2: Riboflavin b2 helps with blister sores. The other product is methionine take 400mg twice daily rebuilds collagen. To relieve pain u can use intenzyme forte cost $15 with biotic research good enzymatic pain killer. ...Read more

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I got a blister on my palm that I got from lifting weights during football practice how do I remove it?

I got a blister on my palm that I got from lifting weights during football practice how do I remove it?

Cover with Bandaid: A blister from lifting weights (or playing tennis, or shoveling snow) is just a spot on the skin where friction separated the top layer of skin from a layer underneath. If the blister pops, one should leave the skin there for protection. If it hasn't popped, one should leave it alone. After some days, the layer underneath becomes the new surface layer, and the dried top blister layer peels away. ...Read more

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Hello. I have small, but painful blisters on the palms and sides of my hands. They appeared today and they are burning right now. My little girl had t?

Hello. I have small, but painful blisters on the palms and sides of my hands. They appeared today and they are burning right now. My little girl had t?

Hand/foot/mouth: If you never had it as a kid & your kid had Hand/Foot/Mouth syndrome (enterovirus) you could certainly get it too. That process can have isolated blisters that only appear in one of the 3 sites plus around the anus. It could be something else that an exam might help decide. ...Read more

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Hi I have 2 blisters on the palm of my hand its not red or itchy and also have 2 on the sole of my feet painful as well should I be concerned? Thanks

Hi I have 2 blisters on the palm of my hand its not red or itchy and also have 2 on the sole of my feet painful as well should I be concerned? Thanks

Hand-foot-mouth: You describe condition which called Hand, foot, mouth disease. This is benign viral infection what usually resolved by itself. But avoid kissing and close body contact for a while like one week ...Read more

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A spider may have bitten my neighbor 8 days ago, camping in oregon. Swollen finger, a swelling with a blister on his palm. Skin peeling. Dangerous?

Possibly: Due to the blistering, I would recommend seeing a physician for an evaluation to see if the bite is becoming infected or early necrosis (dying tissue which can be due to the brown recluse family of spiders or the hobo spider). ...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?

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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I have white blisters on my palms and soles, sores inside my mouth -lips and back of throat, can it be foot hand mouth disease? How do I treat it?

I have white blisters on my palms and soles, sores inside my mouth -lips and back of throat, can it be foot hand mouth disease? How do I treat it?

Hand foot mouth dis: Yes most likey that what is, is caused by Coxsackie A virus, treatment is supportive, it is very contagious. Drink lots of fluids & soft food. Feel better. ...Read more

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I'm having blisters on the palms of my hands, soles of my feet, on my tongue, on my head and my genitals, accompanied with sore throat.

I'm having blisters on the palms of my hands, soles of my feet, on my tongue, on my head and my genitals, accompanied with sore throat.

Blisters: Hand foot & mouth disease is a viral illness that can have blisters in the mouth, on palms, soles and other areas of the body.
There are a number of conditions that can cause similar symptoms, including reactions to medications, erythema multiforme (which may occur after other infections such as herpes or pneumonia) & others. Please see your dermatologist as soon as possible for proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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I moved to Spain from UK. In the summer small blisters appear on my palms/fingers where sweat sits, I work on a PC. How can I adapt to stop this?

I moved to Spain from UK. In the summer small blisters appear on my palms/fingers where sweat sits, I work on a PC. How can I adapt to stop this?

Blisters on palms: May be eczema. Or fungal try OTC steroid and antifungal creams or may be contact dermatitis from something else, though usually your palms do not touch the PC. Keyboard. Keep clean dry, mositurized try Amlactin- (Britain may be drier than Spain)follow up with a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a large blister on my foot palm it has burst now I just have a large skin floppy on my foot should I rip it off as don't hurt just annoying.

I have a large blister on my foot palm it has burst now I just have a large skin floppy on my foot should I rip it off as don't hurt just annoying.

Floppy skin: Should be left alone. Sounds like a large blister you have had, best to leave blister roof skin intact as it acts as a nature's bandaid and aids in the healing of the wound created! ...Read more

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Can genital hetpes cause blisters on toe and palms of hands?

Can genital hetpes cause blisters on toe and palms of hands?

Doubt: Herpes is called genital when it appears on the genitals. It is however very contagious. It is often transferred to the cuticle area of the fingers because it requires open skin to skin transmission. If you have a hangnail don't touch an open genital lesion! If you have blisters on your palms and feet you should see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Sustained fairly deep blister wound centre of palm 1wk ago. Healing but whole hand is painful itchy sensation. Cud there be infection? No visual sign.

Sustained fairly deep blister wound centre of palm 1wk ago. Healing but whole hand is painful itchy sensation. Cud there be infection? No visual sign.

Unlikely.: Unless the area is firm, very tender, and/or oozing pus, and/or you are running a fever, infection is unlikely. But I would still advise seeing your doctor, because your hands are important and you can't afford to lose the use of one. ...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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Small red bumpy spots on hands feet very itchy then dry blisters started feet then palms now arms and legs severe itching?

Small red bumpy spots on hands feet very itchy then dry blisters started feet then palms now arms and legs severe itching?

Red bumps on arms l: It seems like you have some kind of ongoing contact dermatitis and you need to be evaluated by you physician. If it was viral illness which can present like you describe, but that clears up without any tratment. In your case description you got spread to your arms with otching which makes me think it is some kind of contact or allergic dermatitis, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more