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Hand Foot And Mouth Disease Itchy Blisters
My 18 month old has hand foot and mouth disease. Body is covered in itchy blisters. Can we use calamine or anything anti itch. Something besides tylenol (acetaminophen)?
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Itchy blisters on hands and feet that won't go away? They disappear and come back. Doctor said hand foot and mouth?
HAND FOOT;MOUTH DIAS:
Hand foot and mouth disease causes fever, sore throat, blistering sores in mouth and rash on palms of hands and soles of feet.
But once it is gone it does not keep coming back as it is caused by a virus
if it keeps coming back after clearing you need to follow up with your doctor or consult a dermatologist. ...Read more
My son has blister around his mouth and inside. He has a fever. And has spots all over his body. His hands and feet are itchy and swollen.
It sounds like Hand-foot-mouth disease, which a viral infection.
So symptomatic treatment will be paracetamol and poxclin (foam that reliefs itching) and some topical anaesthetic gel for his mouth. ...Read more
Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?
Need Dermtologist: A widespread rash such as what you have described especially with blistering demands immediate attention preferably by a dermatologist. Without fever in an otherwise healthy individual conditions such as allergic reactions or immune mediated blistering diseases need to be considered and worked up by a dermatologist. ...Read more
3 days after sex I got small itchy bumps and few blisters on my arms, thighs, legs, hand and feet (not on my genitals or mouth), could this be herpes?
I have the hands feet and mouth disease, my mouth is filled with sores and my upper lip is really itchy and has a few of tiny dots, am I growing more
Make sure not HSV: To be safe, have a conversation with your doctor about herpes, if you haven't already done so. Your symptoms compatible with an initial herpes infection as well as hand foot and mouth disease. HFMD usually has a skin rash, which you don't mention, and occurs mostly in kids under 5 years old. Unlike HFMD, herpes can be effectively treated to speed healing. ...Read more
My 3 year old girl has a cough temp and itchy palms and fingers, could this be hand foot and mouth? There has been a case at her daycare.
Woke up with one itchy pink tiny bump on palm. I'm 40 weeks pregnant and terrified it's hand foot and mouth. Can the baby get this? What do I do?
My hands are itchy and burning on palms thought it was hand foot and mouth, my son has it right now. I don't have bumps. Just started erythromycin.
How do I treat small random itchy blisters on my skin. Mostly on my hands, some on my arms and less on my legs & feet. Worsens when I am in the sun
Try 1% hydrocortison: It's tough to say what might be causing these. Bug bites would be the most common, but some people can actually be allergic to the sun (polymorphous light eruption, lupus, or porphyria). Try over the counter 1% Hydrocortisone cream for the itching, and use a mineral based sunscreen with zinc and titanium as the only active ingredients. If that doesn't help, definitely see your dermatologist. ...Read more
At night after falling asleep my hands and feet become very itchy - it wakes me up - been the last 5 nights in a row - no redness / blisters or rashes?
Husband has itchy rash (blister)looking on hands, feet, face&and some on torso. One day fever only, already had chickenpox.?
Chickenpox: A "blistering" rash in that many areas in an adult is most likely to be chickenpox. The leans will be the size of a kitchen match on a pale pink base surmounted by clear blister with an indentation (umbilication) at the top. The blisters turn cloudy and then collapse into scabbed lesions. A past history of chickenpox is not always accurate. I recommend a dr. Confirm the diagnosis promptly ...Read more
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
I have really itch skin on my hands and feet. The spots resemble blisters and get very itchy at night. I have been treated for scabies & not improved?
Dermatologist input: Is what you need at this point, or a second opinion, unfortunately you cannot be helped online best wishes ...Read more
I had pompholyx-like blisters in my hand&feet, and itchy red blisters around my body. Antibiotic creams healed the first type, what to do for red ones?
Eczema: Pompholyx eczema is a form of the condition that appears on the hands and fingers. This can be manage in the same fashion as lesions elsewhere. For detailed instructions see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Visit a Doctor: You seem to be quite sick. If you have true blisters (water filled lesions like you see after a burn), then there could be something serious going on in your body. High fever is also worrisome. Although it could be due to a virus and will settled down in a day or two, you should not be alone at home. I would advise you to call your doctor or go to an Emergency room in a Hospital and get checked tod ...Read more
Tiny clear fluid filled blisters appear on my hands and feet, itchy randomly. Treated/cleaned for scabies, they re-occurred. Maybe dyshydrosis?
Fluid blisters: It could be dyshiderosis but get it verified by your dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a bump on the side of my mouth that is itchy. It also spread to my hand. I'm also achy in all my joints and my hands and feet are swollen.
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
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
2 y.o. w/ pimply rash on butt next day spread to knees& elbows. Dr DX w/ hand foot mouth but no mouth sores & she was not sick. Not itchy or painful?
4 yr f healthy has rash on torso stomach legs and on top of feet itchy little bumps no pus nothing in mouth. Could it be hand mouth and foot?
Check Palms/Soles: Rash with hfm disease usually involves small lesions w/ red base prominent in/around mouth, palms, soles. Strep can cause fine, red sandpaper-like rash on torso/legs and many viruses can cause similar rash. Allergic reaction can also manifest as itchy rash over stomach/legs. Consider allergic rxn if no fever or sore throat and the rash itches. See dr if rash doesn't blanch or increased fever. ...Read more
I have small canker sores in my mouth and tonsils, Now red bumps on hands/feet. No fever, not itchy. Ear hurts a little too. Any idea?
Herpangina: Probably hand, foot and mouth disease. Should be examined for definitive diagnosis ...Read more
Sore throat, very smooth oral mucosa, bad mouth taste and tingling lips and itchy rash on hands feet and lips together with UTI, any possible diagnosis?
Multiple: You have a variety of symptoms involving lips, hands, feet, urinary tract, mouth. That it is difficult to guess at a diagnosis. Please see a family doctor to get an accurate history as to duration and severity and sequence of your symptoms. After some testing, a diagnosis will be reached. Best of luck and salaams. ...Read more
All over head - toe itchy skin that moves around, no rash. Can also be palms of hand and soles of feet. When scratched it just gets more itchy.
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I have some red itchy blisters on my head, hand, palm, body front and back. I had 100 f temperature once but after that no fever. What is it?
Cannot diagnose: Without seeing this don't know the cause, but there are only a few infectious diseases which produce true blisters. Chickenpox is unusual in adults but can occur, as can syphilis (get tested if at risk). More often this may be an allergic reaction or direct toxicity (like poison ivy, etc.) contact dermatitis. The lesions on your palms are disturbing. Do see a doctor. ...Read more
I get some sort of rashl/eczema on my hand from something at work, last night my top lip was itchy and had the same lil blisters is it somethi else?
Possible Allergy: You may be sensitive to whatever it was at work. You may need to do some investigation yourself. You may present with just a plain redness on the affected areas or have welps/ hives, swelling, itching, even blisters like you had on your lips. Please have your doctor take a look. ...Read more