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Iam pale but sometimes my hands, face and feet turn very yellow why does this happen?

Iam pale but sometimes my hands, face and feet turn very yellow why does this happen?

Yellow hands: Hello, we are not told how old you are but if you are menstruating and pale, please visit the GP or OBGYN to have your Hb (hemaglobin) tested in a full blood count. The yellowness in the hands is most likely due to caratonemia, ie too many carrots and squash in diet and simply reducing these may improve the color. It is unlikely to be due to raised bilirubin but its an easy test to do thanks ...Read more

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I often feel uncontrollably itchy feet and hands and my urine usually is yellow. Does this mean I have a kidney or liver problem?

I often feel uncontrollably itchy feet and hands and my urine usually is yellow. Does this mean I have a kidney or liver problem?

No: Urine is supposed to be yellow. Itching is caused by lots of things, kidney disease being one of the least common. See a doctor if the itching worries you. ...Read more

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Is it possible to tell the difference visually between ppp and dh? My ppp has clear fluid not yellow. Chronic pain, inflammation, redness hands feet.

Is it possible to tell the difference visually between ppp and dh? My ppp has clear fluid not yellow. Chronic pain, inflammation, redness hands feet.

Define PPP and DH: If this is urine - we can visualize it but we also have other urine testing and then testing of you. Clear urine usually suggests it is not concentrated but this may reflect that you are well hydrated and nothing bad. I may be defining you abbrevations incorrectly ppp and dh. ...Read more

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Can jaundice start in the hands? I have yellow hands and bottoms of the feet but my eyes and other parts look normal.

Can jaundice start in the hands? I have yellow hands and bottoms of the feet but my eyes and other parts look normal.

Carotonemia: It may be from something as simple as eating too many carrots or foods containing high levels of beta carotene. But other causes should be looked into if this is not what your diet consists, such as diabetes, liver and gall bladder disease. Your primary care doctor can assist you here. ...Read more

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45yr f with yellow stools and vommit, rapid onset of cramps in hands and feet with numbing sensation. What could be the cause?

45yr f with yellow stools and vommit, rapid onset of cramps in hands and feet with numbing sensation. What could be the cause?

Go to er: Depending on how long you have had these symptoms, you may have a low potassium level. That can cause cramps and can be dangerous for your heart. Go in for evaluation. ...Read more

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My 6yo aa child finished 10-day taper prednisolone (30-9) today. Feet bottom & palmside hands "yellow".Eyes white/usual. What could it be? (ped closd)

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My 6yo aa child finished 10-day taper prednisolone (30-9) today. Feet bottom & palmside hands "yellow".Eyes white/usual. What could it be? (ped closd)

Carotenemia: Yellow staining of palms and soles in children occurs when they ingest excessive amount of carotene, usually harmless. I doubt any relation between taking Prednisolone and yellow staining of palms ; soles. ...Read more

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I have yellow rings around my mouth and hands/feet are yellow (eyes aren't and liver enzymes normal) what could this be?

I have yellow rings around my mouth and hands/feet are yellow (eyes aren't and liver enzymes normal) what could this be?

Carotenemia: Infants who take an excessive amount of so called "yellow vegetables" such as sweet potato, carrot, and tomato develop yellow stain over their palms, soles, and face especially around the nose. Harmless! ...Read more

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Swelling and discolored hands and foot, veins that swell and shrink, redish/purple dots, yellow foamy urine, swollen lymphnoid, I do have hypothyroids?

Swelling and discolored hands and foot, veins that swell and shrink, redish/purple dots, yellow foamy urine, swollen lymphnoid, I do have hypothyroids?

Get an exam: With these multiple symptoms, you need a comprehensive exam and good blood work up. Don't delay. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more