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Blue Toe Blister
Black/blue/reddish patch (circle) appeared last week on sole of small toe. On some hard skin. Healthy 24 yo. Melenoma or blister?
See your derm: Blood blisters can often appear at locations of trauma and may resemble other diagnoses. I would recommend showing this to your friendly dermatologist to make a diagnosis. A blister would be a much more likely cause than melanoma, but you want to make sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a doctor: Seek treatment from your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
You need to get: The fluid out and express the liquid. Use a sterile pin and make two separate holes in each blister. Get the fluid out, leave the roof of the blister intact, and apply antibiotic ointment. If you are skittish about doing it yourself have a podiatrist do it. It's relatively painless. ...Read more
Proper shoe size: Make sure you have the correct shoe size without a high toebox. You might be getting blisters because of hyper-mobility of your toes. Placing orthotics helps also controling motion of the toes when ambulating. Then if blistering has occurred, place otc blister pads to relieve the friction and pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin blisters. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and insect bites can cause blisters on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I burned my toes from hot tea and the blisters poped. How should I take care of my poped blisters?
Topical antibiotic: Ssd cream which is a prescription is known for burns as is amerigel an antibiotic cream that many podiatrists carry. Burns are notorious bad injuries that are often under appreciated and under treated so be careful. Tetanus history should be looked into as well. An oral antibiotic may be considered as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My son has a blister looking thing on his toe that showed up after he hit his toe what should I do?
What to do if I have a huge blister on my toe and it doesn't hurt but i realy want to pop it. Can i?
No: Do not pop the blister. It is a dressing for you. ...Read more
Why do I get blisters in different areas on one toe? What can itit be and what i can do to take the pain away?
Blisters: Fluid blisters can form from friction, moisture, and pressure. On top of changing shoes and socks, try moisture control by using spray deodorant on your feet. This helps decrease moisture. Also, deroof them and than off-load the areas with cushions. Hope this helps! good lucks! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Should i be seen right away for a toe that has changed colors quickly after i had a blister on it a few weeks ago?
I have recently developed small blisters on the top of my toes. I had excema when i was younger, but these do not fit the description and do not itch.
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