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I have some rashes on my feet last 7 days. Its very painful give the solution?

I have some rashes on my feet last 7 days. Its very painful give the solution?

Foot rash: I would recommend seeing a healthcare provider who can see your feet or doing a virtual consult with a healthcare provider. There are many things that can cause a painful foot rash, but this cannot be diagnosed without more information and likely without seeing the rash. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Foot itches internally, no rashes, is this a nerve pinch?

Foot itches internally, no rashes, is this a nerve pinch?

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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There are red splotchy rashes on my feet. How can I treat this?

There are red splotchy rashes on my feet. How can I treat this?

Rash: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more

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What causes foot rashes? And are they contagious? Are they dangerous on health?

What causes foot rashes? And are they contagious? Are they dangerous on health?

Most commonly fungal: Infections affect the feet. If there is redness, scaling and itching it is often a fungal infection (tinea pedis). But it could also be scabies if it is in between the toes, flea bites or even cellulitis (bright red, painful and swollen), to name few. Any rash that does not resolve should be examined. ...Read more

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How to remove rashes on hands and feet?

How to remove rashes on hands and feet?

See a dermatologist: See a dermatologist to establish the cause and determine the appropriate therapy. ...Read more

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What causes rashes on sole of feet by socks and shoes?

What causes rashes on sole of feet by socks and shoes?

Could be: The socks or shoes. The detergent you use or the dye in the socks. More commonly it could be tinea pedis or athletes foot. See your podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have got rashes on my hands and feet, what can I do for this?

I have got rashes on my hands and feet, what can I do for this?

Derm app: There are so many rashes that exist, it would take more information to answer your question. You can download a dermatology app to your smartphone for free, take a picture of your rash, and send it to a dermatologist. You might be able to get a free and accurate answer. ...Read more

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Can athlete's foot rashes cause other types of infections if not treated?

Can athlete's foot rashes cause other types of infections if not treated?

Yes... If can: One infection can lead to another if the local area is open and exposed to external contaminants. ...Read more

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Rashes in my feet. Wore sandles in dirty part of a public arena. What did I pick up?

Rashes in my feet. Wore sandles in dirty part of a public arena. What did I pick up?

Hard to know: You could have several options but the most common culprit would be athlete's foot. You could try some over the counter treatments prior to seekingcare if you would like. ...Read more

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I have some rashes or sores in my hands and feet. : (its been 4days today. I'm afraid. What are these : (?

I have some rashes or sores in my hands and feet. : (its been 4days today. I'm afraid. What are these : (?

Syphilis?: One of the few conditions that causes rashes in palms and soles is Syphilis. Tinea is a fungal infection that can also do this. Palmo-pustular psoriasis is another. I suggest you go and see a dermatologist. Get a TPA (alteplase) test and RPR to make sure it isn't syphilis. ...Read more

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What is causing itchy rashes on my ankles and top of feet.

What is causing itchy rashes on my ankles and top of feet.

Could be: Allergic reaction to something like a different detergent or soap you use, it's called contact dermatitis but could be many other things as well. I suggest consult with dermatologist. ...Read more

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What causes rashes on the bottom of feet and middle of hands?

What causes rashes on the bottom of feet and middle of hands?

Send picture: A better description will be needed. Attach a picture if possible. There are many potential causes of skin rash which doesn't mean much without more details. ...Read more

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I don't know if this vasculitis. I have rashes in my foot and legs?

I don't know if this vasculitis. I have rashes in my foot and legs?

Doctor to evaluate: Rashes are difficult to describe in words. A rash may be eczema, an allergic reaction, an infection, etc. Bluish or purplish spot are blood spots and would need blood testing right away. Vasculitis spots are sort of blood spots combined with inflammation. Sometimes, spots have unknown causes. A primary care doctor or dermatologist can examine both the rash and the patient, to find a treatment. ...Read more

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I have rashes on feet and my palm, it itches and bring out liquid, it's been on for 18yrs now. Pls help?

I have rashes on feet and my palm, it itches and bring out liquid, it's been on for 18yrs now. Pls help?

Dermatologist: 18 years is a long time, I hope you were able to see a dermatologist for it, this needs to be examined to determine the problem. If you have not seen one, you should. ...Read more

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Everytime I eat sugar I got red rashes on skin & itchy feet. Not diabetic been tested?

Everytime I eat sugar I got red rashes on skin & itchy feet. Not diabetic been tested?

Rashes: If it is only when you eat sugar that you get rashes, stop taking sugar.

That said there are many causes for rashes and itching. If you have not seen your doctor about this please do so. She/he may refer you to a dermatologist if needed. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of really bad athletes foot rashes? Does sunlight (lots of it) kill the fungus?

How do you get rid of really bad athletes foot rashes? Does sunlight (lots of it) kill the fungus?

Sunlight has no: Effect. When infected, you must treat it with at least a topical antifungal. Occasionally, an oral antifungal will be used if teh problem is severe enough. See your podiatrist or dermatologist, . ...Read more

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Pt had rashes on soles of feet & palms at 4yo, was treated w/something, lesions went away, is it possible they are still infected w/latent syphilis?

Pt had rashes on soles of feet & palms at 4yo, was treated w/something, lesions went away, is it possible they are still infected w/latent syphilis?

???????: Second stage syphilis has lesions palms ; soles, also other symptoms. Latent syphilis is latent, meaning no symptoms. A blood test will reveal syphilis. Is the patient aged 4? Probably a virus. Possibly pustular dermatitis or psoriasis. If any suspician of syphilis be sure to get the blood test. ...Read more

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Worried abt rashes dad developed on toe & feet after cut. He on Cefuroxime & fucadine but they seem to be growing. What's it & what to do. He has diabetes?

Worried abt rashes dad developed on toe & feet after cut. He on Cefuroxime & fucadine but they seem to be growing. What's it & what to do. He has diabetes?

Concerning: For diabetic individuals, any infection of the foot needs to be followed closely because there is a propensity for infection of the bone that is not easily treated with standard antibiotics. Need to have this evaluated by the doctor again. ...Read more

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Why do I get really itchy hands and feet? No rashes just burning itchiness.

Why do I get really itchy hands and feet? No rashes just burning itchiness.

Neuropathy: Burning sensation without any obvious lesion on the hand and feet is suspicious for neuropathy. Need more detailed history/exam and may some diagnostic studies ...Read more

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Dry, itchy white circular rashes on the arms and feet. Treated with lotromin and tinactin (tolnaftate) for a few weeks each and no improvment.

Dry, itchy white circular rashes on the arms and feet. Treated with lotromin and tinactin (tolnaftate) for a few weeks each and no improvment.

See Dermatologist: If no improvement on antifungals, you may need to see a dermatologist to rule out eczematous lesions or lichen dermatosis among others ...Read more

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RASHES APPEARS ON FOOT WITH ITCHING NOW ON HANDS ITS ABOUT 9 DAYS AGO ITCHING DISAPPEAR BUT STII RASHES EXIT HE IS ONLY ABOUT 19 MONTH SHOULD I B FEAR?

RASHES APPEARS ON FOOT WITH ITCHING NOW ON HANDS ITS ABOUT 9 DAYS AGO ITCHING DISAPPEAR BUT STII RASHES EXIT HE IS ONLY ABOUT 19 MONTH SHOULD I B FEAR?

A photo is helpful: To diagnose a rash. In a toddler with rash on feet and hands, two things most common: dyshydrotic eczema, which is a type of eczema caused by excess sweating of hands and feet, or a coxsackie virus, called Hand Foot Mouth which is a benign short term viral illness, usually with sores in the mouth as well. Since the itching is gone, OK to wait a few more days before evaluation unless rash spreads ...Read more

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RASHES APPEARS ON FOOT WITH ITCHING NOW ON HANDS ITS ABOUT 9 DAYS AGO ITCHING DISAPPEAR BUT STII RASHES EXIT HE IS ONLY ABOUT 19 MONTH SHOULD I B FEAR?

RASHES APPEARS ON FOOT WITH ITCHING NOW ON HANDS ITS ABOUT 9 DAYS AGO ITCHING DISAPPEAR BUT STII RASHES EXIT HE IS ONLY ABOUT 19 MONTH SHOULD I B FEAR?

Mgt: I would suggest washing his hands and feet with a gentle soap such as Dove.
Apply a local soothing cream to his feet such as calamine, and a dose of children's anti histamine may be used according to the directions to relieve the itching. Possible causes include an allergic reaction or infection.
Please see your provider soon. A virtual appointment so that you may upload a photo can be booked. ...Read more

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Do I need to stop if I develop rashes from taking the Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)? I have 1 more day to complete 10 days and now I have skin rashes from feet al the way t

Do I need to stop if I develop rashes from taking the Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim)? I have 1 more day to complete 10 days and now I have skin rashes from feet al the way t

Allergic reaction: STOP!!! And do not ever take a sulphonamide again. This class of antibiotics has a very high frequency of allergic reactions and some of these can be life-threatening. If this doesn't get better quickly or god forbid is getting worse go to an ER and get seen. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have 4 circular rashes on my feet, knee and knuckles. They don't itch or hurt but are growing. As a side note, my knuckles are swollen. Any ideas?

I have 4 circular rashes on my feet, knee and knuckles. They don't itch or hurt but are growing. As a side note, my knuckles are swollen. Any ideas?

Many possibilities: Rashes that are circular could be due to a number of possible conditions including psoriasis, eczema, lichen planus, and some granulomatous conditions. Psoriasis can be associated within arthritis. Consult a dermatologist to check the rash and for a potential biopsy and lab work for your symptoms. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more