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Unprotected sex 10 months ago. Dry cough dry itchy skin. Red bumps on thighs. White tongue. Cuts won't heal. Athletes foot. Nail changes Oral hiv neg?

Unprotected sex 10 months ago. Dry cough dry itchy skin. Red bumps on thighs. White tongue. Cuts won't heal. Athletes foot. Nail changes Oral hiv neg?

HIV: Sounds like you're having some pretty common health annoyances & are worried they're due to HIV. First, the chance of of getting HIV from 1 encounter is very low (1 in 1250 exposures for vaginal penetration). The oral HIV tests are pretty accurate (about 92%) but to be extra sure and give you peace of mind, call your gyn or PCP to get a blood test. It's quick and confidential. Good luck! ...Read more

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About a month ago I cut my little finger in the middle crease. It seemed to heal ok, but has like a painful bump on it and is swollen a little, why?

About a month ago I cut my little finger in the middle crease. It seemed to heal ok, but has like a painful bump on it and is swollen a little, why?

Be seen: Please see your doctor as the area may be minimally infected with the swelling--is there any redness or warmth there too? Your doctor can evaluate this very easily. Do not take chances. ...Read more

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I have rash type bumps on my hands and they won't go away, what should I do?

I have rash type bumps on my hands and they won't go away, what should I do?

Contact: Most hand dermatitis is caused by irritating (too much hand washing, caustic solution) or contact dermatitis (from rubber or scented soap etc). The best approach is avoidance of the triggers. Perhaps if your hands do come into contact with water often, wearing non-latex gloves whenever possible may be one solution. ...Read more

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The bump on my hand won't go down, what can I do?

The bump on my hand won't go down, what can I do?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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There are strange bumps appearing on my arms, legs, hands, and feet in groups of three. They itch like crazy and won't go away. What are they?

There are strange bumps appearing on my arms, legs, hands, and feet in groups of three. They itch like crazy and won't go away. What are they?

Probably bedbugs: If you stayed in a hotel recently, good chance you picked it up there. If you look carefully, you can usually see them. They are tough to get rid of. Get professional exterminator. ...Read more

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I had sty in right eye wied stye out and put hand sanitizer in it even tryed to pop it and its been longer then a month and the and the bump small still ther don't hurt but still there why is bump still there and why won't go away it was a stye.

I had sty in right eye wied stye out and put hand sanitizer in it even tryed to pop it and its been longer then a month and the and the bump small still ther don't hurt but still there why is bump still there and why won't go away it was a stye.

Style = chalazion: This is a plugged oil gland in the eye lid. Treatment is hot compresses, wet wash cloth heated in the microwave, for 10 minutes at least 3 or 4 times a day. This requires 4-6 weeks to resolve and is the least invasive treatment. If the. Style is big it can be drained it the office, not on your own.. ...Read more

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Hand sanitizer dried out hands & skin cut & bled & have tiny itchy bumps that won't go away with creams or hydrocortisone. Fungal? Allergy? Bacterial?

Hand sanitizer dried out hands & skin cut & bled & have tiny itchy bumps that won't go away with creams or hydrocortisone. Fungal? Allergy? Bacterial?

Irritant: This is from an irritant reaction because of the alcohol. You may try a hand sanitizer (with a moisturizer)without alcohol or the regular one with a moisturizer and see whether you can tolerate either. ...Read more

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What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

Dyshidrosis: There could be many causes for this from an infection from a bacteria or fungus to a condidion called dyshidrosis where we get tender sometimes itchy bumps on the sides of the fingers and the palms. You would need to have it checked by your dermatologist. ...Read more

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Why do I have bumps on my hands?

Why do I have bumps on my hands?

See doctor: Bumps on hands could anything from allergy to infection to viral warts to cyst (ganglion) or lipoma (collection of fat cells), examination can only give a definite diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could these clear bumps on my hands be?

What could these clear bumps on my hands be?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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What are these bumps on my hands and feet?

What are these bumps on my hands and feet?

Many possibilities: Including dyshidrotic eczema, fungus, id reaction - best to see a dermatologist for definitive diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more

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Why do I get bumps on my hands when it gets warm out?

Why do I get bumps on my hands when it gets warm out?

Eczema?: You may have sweaty palms in the heat of the year. This can cause small blisters on the palms of the hands and along th sides of the hands and fingers and is called dishidrosis or dishidrotic eczema. This ususally responds to medium strength to high potency topical steroid creams/ointments. See your pcp or dermatologist. Keep the hands as dry as possible. ...Read more

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My whole body is braking out with little bumps and the bumps on my hands are turning into puss bumps can you help me?

My whole body is braking out with little bumps and the bumps on my hands are turning into puss bumps can you help me?

Go to the Doctor: Nope. Not in any way can we help you unless encouraging you to do the right thing which is to phone your family doctor and get in to be seen. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

Could be: This could be lots of diseases. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause tiny little callus-like bumps on my hands?

What can cause tiny little callus-like bumps on my hands?

If at the DIP joints: Of fiI saly, , theeberdens nodes, if psoriasis it is the cause. If on the pads of the fingrs could B calluses. It takes a Hx xam & films 2 make the Dx. C ortho & referred 2
Derm if needed. Also can B small from lap top use or touch pad tablets. Driving writing. The causes R endless.. ...Read more

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I have got small non itchy pink bumps on my hands and thighs. What do they indicate?

I have got small non itchy pink bumps on my hands and thighs. What do they indicate?

See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor since I am not there to actually see it to make a proper diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have small round bumps on my hands. They was not shaped like cauliflower though. Are they warts?

I have small round bumps on my hands. They was not shaped like cauliflower though. Are they warts?

Hand bumps: This could be one of several things, but without being able to see them it is impossible to diagnose over the internet. See a dermatologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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There are bumps on my hands thighs and arms. What can I use to treat this?

There are bumps on my hands thighs and arms. What can I use to treat this?

Bumps: I would encourage you to visit a dermatologist. Tell them where the bumps began, where they spread, your medical history, family and social history, medications and allergies. Do the bumps itch? Are they painful? What do they look like? Are they filled with fluid? After a proper history of your chief complaint you can be examined.
Good luck. ...Read more

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I found multiple blister like bumps on my hands a few days ago. What could this be?

I found multiple blister like bumps on my hands a few days ago. What could this be?

Hard to say: This could be something as simple as a bug bite reaction or allergic response to poison ivy. It could also be something else. Spots, blisters and rashes can reflect localized events or a system wide response, often only an exam can sort out the origin. ...Read more

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I've had bumps on my hands and feet for more than a week now. They are clear, able to pop, and at times sometimes itchy. They keep spreading?

I've had bumps on my hands and feet for more than a week now. They are clear, able to pop, and at times sometimes itchy. They keep spreading?

Dyshidrosis: Avoid exposure to irritants like chemicals. Wash hands and feet thoroughly and dry. Use hand cream or petroleum jelly. Wear absorbent gloves under rubber gloves when working with water. Remove jewelry before working with wet substances. Use topical hydrocortisone cream. Thanks for trusting HEALTHTAP! ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

Allergy or Virus: It can be an allergic reaction or a viral rash like hand, foot, and mouth disease which is causing appearance of the small red bumps.
If it is allergic take some oral antihistamine medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or loratadine.
Apply some calamine lotion at the rash as it will help in soothing the skin.
If symptoms persist get an evaluation done by a dermatologist. Treatment can be then started. ...Read more