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Bumps On Hand That Itch
Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
What could a few patches of itchy, bumps on my hand be? It itches sometimes more then other times, the bumps are quite small and they are clear.
Hi I have a big bump on my hand and it itches really bad and when I itch. It clear stuff comes out. And it stings when I touch or itch it. What is it?
Could be..: A couple of things, but without a picture of it or seeing it myself it's hard to say for sure. It could be an allergic reaction to something you came in contact with or a reaction to a bug bite. It could also possibly be a skin infection. I would recommend having your doc take a look at it to determine the best course of treatment. ...Read more
I have a couple flesh colored bumps on my hands. They itch for a few minutes then quit. I have used tea tree oil. Recently?
Not sure what these: Are but the only way is to bring your complete history along with the bumps on your hands to a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis. Hopefully then you will have a treatment plan. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
I started to get little tiny red bumps in my hand, they itch once in a while now my other hand to, little neddle red dots and in my left testicle?
See a dermatologist: Cannot diagnose what cannot see. This need to be examined and a full history obtained. Go soon and get this worked out. Good luck. ...Read more
New mole? Have a small scaly brown bump appear on hand. Itched for a few days and is now sore to touch and red around it. History of atypical moles.
Have it biopsied.: Anyone with a history of atypical moles who develops new moles with scaliness and itching should have it biopsied. The redness around the mole may represent inflammation from scratching it or more remote possibility of an infection. See your pcp or your plastic surgeon. ...Read more
Itchy, white-skin coloured tiny bumps on left hand and feet? Itching started 2 months ago then single bump appeared on hand. Now there is more. Help?
Out of no where I got these tiny little bumps on both my hands. And they itch. I been putting hydro cortisone on it for the itching. What is it?
Bumps on hands: There is no way to tell. If the otc cortisone doesn't clear it, then you are off to the dermatologist. ...Read more
Scabies: Probably not but need more information and pictures ...Read more
See below: Any rash should be evaluated face-to-face, which is rather difficult to do over the internet:). ...Read more
Irritation v reaction: Hard to say for sure but seems odd. Bites or irritation to something perhaps? A picture or more information would help. ...Read more
I have little bumps on my hands that do not itch they look like any bites but they are spreading it even got to my foot?
There are: Many effective natural and prescription treatments to help with a rash. I recommend getting seen in person for correct diagnosis and proper treatment plan! ...Read more
Little itchy bumps mainly on our hands and they itch so bad! We've been told they could be scabies but we don't want to believe it what could it be?
See a dermatologist.: Then see a dermatologist and have the rash evaluated properly. ...Read more
The palm of both my hands have been pealing little by little and small bumps that hurt when I pick at it for a week now and now it itches what is it?
Dermatitis: Skin rashes are difficult to diagnose when seen, and almost impossible to diagnose over the computer. You have some skin eruption and non-specific dermatitis. See the Dr. For an evaluation, so the most definitive diagnosis can be made, and the best treatment will follow, Best wishes. ...Read more
Palm or dorsal: If on palmer side r/o drug reaction. Or hyperhydrosis i.E block sweatglands, you can take claritine, wash hand often, 1% h-c cream or pure aloe can help. ...Read more
I have a hard little bump that showed up on my hand, disappeared after a while, and then returned larger but up my arm and itches. What is this?
Rash: Rashes are hard to diagnose--sometimes when you are looking at them. Impossible to diagnose without even seeing them. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Rash devolved on back of my hand. Raised bumps and itches a little. Rash cream helps a little and icing it. It's been about 12 hours. Hasn't spread.?
Got a blister like bump on my hand. I popped it and clear liquid came out but now it looks like blood n there. It hurts and itches wut could it b?
Ganglion: This is probably a ganglion, a fluid-filled cyst. Popping it can cause it to bleed inside, and is rarely helpful. Sometimes popping it can introduce infection. If it starts getting red, you need to have professional look at it. ...Read more
I developed a red itchy patch on my palm of my right hand, that has now developed small cluster-ish type bumps. The area itches but not intensely.?
Dermatitis or eczema: It could either one of them, eczema ooze little bet. Try to see your family he will help with it. ...Read more
Should I see a rheumatologist? I have really swelling in my hands that comes and goes. Recently I have a bump on my one knuckle that burns and itches.
Angioedema: Description sounds like angioedema that typically occurs in association with hives (in some cases). Let your primary care physician know about this, or see an Allergist or Dermatologist. This is sometimes caused by an environmental trigger. Treatment starts with a long-acting antihistamine. ...Read more
My left hand in the palm has been sore for a couple days especially when I stretch it. Today a small bump appeared. It's not a bug bite but it itches?
Bump on palm: Hard to say for sure without an exam, but ganglion cysts feel like little bumps underneath the skin and sometimes they can be sore. If it's on the surface of the skin (you can see it with your eyes), it could be an inflammatory reaction to something - a bug bite, trauma, or something else entirely. Hydrocortisone cream can work well for itchy spots, and if not improving, get it checked out! ...Read more
I get a single tiny bump or two inbetween my toes or hands. Sometime on back of leg. Itchy and clear fluid comes out. Itches at night. Sonetimes day?
Scabies?: See your doctor to get it checked. ...Read more
I have a rash on top of my right hand, itches, feels really rough and dry. Their are also little white bumps, n my veins when I scratch it. What is it?
Dyshidrotic Eczema: This is a condition that can be chronic in nature. It usually starts with small white bumps under the skin which can progress to scaling of the skin. The palms, soles, and sides of the fingers are often involved. It can be extremely itchy. Prescription strength cortisone will help alleviate the symptoms. ...Read more
I have a rash on my legs back of hands tops of feet it is little prickly white bumps that itch what is it? It really itches
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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
I have had this irritation on my hand for a few weeks. Its first started as little itchy red bumps now its a big red blotch that itches when I wash my?
Constant itchiness from red bumps for over a month, on hands/arms/thighs/legs (is not getting better, itches everyday), what could it be?
Many possibilities: The only way to find out is to have a doctor look at the rash. If you tried over the counter itch cream and it hasn't cleared this up, it's getting worse and a month has gone by, call to see your doctor. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my wrist. I've had them there for about 10 days but it only seems to be spreading throughout my wrist. It itches a little.
Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you! ...Read more
Small bump in between fingers at the bend of my ring finger. It doesn't hurt but itches sometimes & is red. What could it be? Should I call a doctor?
17 years old still suck thumb. Have a big lump on the palm of my sucking thumb, hurts but doesn't itch. Recently, new small bumps grew and it itches.
Seems like you've been going through a lot being only 17
your use of your thumb as a coping mechanism stems from child hood habit of using it to comfort you. You need to find a substitute or see a psychologist who uses hypnosis to leave the thumb behind because your an adult and can have a normal looking thumb again so it will look like the other one. ...Read more
What does a brown recluse spider bite look like I have a bite on index finger and the skin is coming off. It burns and itches, has little ant bite type bumps
A: A brown recluse bite can have different appearances. There can be almost no signs of the bite or there can be a dark escar (scab) with surrounding white tissue (that is dead). In some cases the brown recluse's bite can be necrotoxic and cause very severe damage. It can large amounts of skin to die and can eat into the muscle as well. This type of reaction is usually associated with fever, muscle and joint pain and feeling very ill. I can not diagnose the cause of your symptoms. Brown recluses are actually very little and non-descript looking. If your skin is sloughing off your finger - do recommend that this be medically evaluated. ...Read more
A small recurring red raised bump on inside of my wrist. It itches. Hydrocortisone cream helps. Bump lasts a couple of wks. It returns in same spot?
Contact allergy: This suggest that the area is still exposed to a contact allergen such as the metal in the watch band or bracelet. The only treatment is avoidance. Another possibility is what we called nummular eczema which may be treated with a cortisone shot injected into the site. See dermatologist to find out. ...Read more
I have these itchy fluid filled bumps all over my body. It first started on my hands and has now spread all over. The itching is horrible.
See doctor ASAP: It sounds like you're having some sort of fairly severe allergic reaction or other skin disease. Are you on any medications, especially a new one recently? This should be professionally evaluated ASAP. In the meantime, don't pick at them; try to keep the blister-like bumps intact as best you can. ...Read more
I have a weird itch on my hand, but no bumps, rash or any other visible mark. What could the itching be?
Contact: A contact allergy could result in itching initially without any visible rash. Diagnostic testing would includ a patch test to determine an etiology. This requires 2 visits 48-72 hours apart without wetting the back. The symptoms can be controlled with topical and oral antihistamines. You can temporarily suppress symptoms with a non sedating antihistamine - zyrtecor allegra (fexofenadine). ...Read more
My two year old at night lately has been itching his palm, then constantly puts his hand out for me to help. But no bumps or redness. Help!!!
Worth a try: Cool compresses or a mild OTC hydrocortizone cream are often effective in decreasing itching. ...Read more