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Why are my babys palms so hot?

Why are my babys palms so hot?

Kids are different: It is normal for some kids to have warm palms/soles. Nothing to be alarmed about. ...Read more

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Why do my palms itch?

Why do my palms itch?

Palmar itching: Check a home pregnancy test. It may indicate liver disease such as chilestssid of pregnancy or you could have an allergic reaction on your hands. Need more info please. Stay calm and see MD. ...Read more

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How to stop itching my palms?

How to stop itching my palms?

Allergic reaction: This is a common symptom of allergy. Take an antihistamine the next time it happens. Your pharmacist can help you pick out which antihistamine. ...Read more

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Why do my palms sweat all day?

Why do my palms sweat all day?

Hyperhidrosis.: Suspect this has been lifelong problem in which case it is just you. If this is new might want to see doc to exclude meds or hyper. Autonomic state. ...Read more

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What do red splotchy palms mean?

What do red splotchy palms mean?

Lesion: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Could Bier spots appear only on palms?

Could Bier spots appear only on palms?

Very rare syndrome: Bier spots are very rare. Other things that could cause this appearance need to be checked for and ruled out, before a diagnosis of Bier spots is made. Please get checked. Read more about Bier spots and the other things that can cause that appearance here: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/PMC4375760/
Stop smoking now, if you do! ...Read more

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Why are my palms always extra ordinarily warm?

Why are my palms always extra ordinarily warm?

You know the saying:: "Warm hands, cold heart, " While you may not truly have a cold heart, warm hands are common enough to inspire this saying! It does mean you have good circulation. I would not worry about this, unless it is new. Then it may be worth checking out. ...Read more

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Prickly splinter feeling on my palms little red dots?

Prickly splinter feeling on my palms little red dots?

The possibilities...: Red dots on palms of hands could be: contact dermatitis (inflammatory reaction to something you touched), warts, or skin infection (e.g. Dshidrotic impetigo =highly contageous infection). See your primary care practitioner or a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ( (incr risk for adults if you have kids!)). ...Read more

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Why are my palms extremely warm or cold and very dry?

Why are my palms extremely warm or cold and very dry?

It could be from: Your surrounding temperature and/or humidity affecting your temperature. Get checked for hypothyroidism. Use hand lotions (lubriderm, cetaphil) for the dryness. ...Read more

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What is the scientific purpose for the lines in our palms?

What is the scientific purpose for the lines in our palms?

I don't: Think there is a known purpose for the lines in our palms ...Read more

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Can one see jaundise in the palms by closing and opening the palms?

Can one see jaundise in the palms by closing and opening the palms?

See doc: If it is severe enough you could see it here. See your doctor or dermatologist for the answer. ...Read more

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Why doesn't the skin on my palms get tanned when I lay out in the sun?

Why doesn't the skin on my palms get tanned when I lay out in the sun?

They can tan: The palms of your hands can tan. It's just that most people when they tan don't lie with their palms face up so they don't get as much sun and therfore don't tan. You should always wear a broadspectrum sunscreen for uva and uvb rays with an spf of 30 or greater to help protect against skin cancer. ...Read more

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What does it mean when the soles and palms of a baby seem to sweat a lot?

What does it mean when the soles and palms of a baby seem to sweat a lot?

Not Much: This is usually a normal varient. The only issue is that the skin there may become irritated. Drying and moisturizing prevent problems. ...Read more

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Does everyone with single palmar lines on their palms have down's syndrome?

Does everyone with single palmar lines on their palms have down's syndrome?

No: The four finger (rather than 3) palmar crease appears on at least one hand in a percentage of normal individuals, about 7% if memory serves me well. ...Read more

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I have daily itching on my palms. The area has become reddened. The itching is bad.?

I have daily itching on my palms. The area has become reddened. The itching is bad.?

Eczema: This could represent eczema and will require prescription strength medications. Allergy patch testing with true test -36 common antigens will help identify contact allergen that may be cause. ...Read more

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I always get tensed before exams, I tend to forget things and my palms sweat a lot. What do I do?

I always get tensed before exams, I tend to forget things and my palms sweat a lot. What do I do?

Breath ; relax: Breath in slowly ; deeply through your nostrils. Fill your lungs with air (but not to the point of discomfort). Hold for a count of five then slowly begin to exhale through an open mouth. Repeat at least 12 times, longer if you need to. ...Read more

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Over the last couple of months my palms been swelling off and on. What could be causing the swelling?

Over the last couple of months my palms been swelling off and on. What could be causing the swelling?

See your doctor: With these kinds of symptoms and their persistent nature, it's best if you see your doctor. He/she will listen to you, do an examination, possibly run some tests and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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I have noticed that my palms are orange and have been this way for a couple of days. What could it be?

I have noticed that my palms are orange and have been this way for a couple of days. What could it be?

If just your palms: Then it is likely something you have handled. Have seen this isolated dicoloration of palms only at least twice and both times the "handled" culprit was eventually discovered. If you otherwise feel well and no other abnormal pigmentation is evident then doubt it is anything else. ...Read more

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I been waking up with itchy palms and soles both with flat pink blotches its been on and off for 6 months and lasts about an hour.

I been waking up with itchy palms and soles both with flat pink blotches its been on and off for 6 months and lasts about an hour.

Need evaluation: You definitely needs to see your gp for more eval. Try to go there when you have the pink blotches. Do you have them in any other location besides palms and soles? Certain things like allergy/urticaria; exposure to something affecting your palms/soles, etc- including secondary syphillis should be considered. The rash in syphillis usually stays there and not only for 1 hour. Go to see gp get checked. ...Read more

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I have small brown dots, they almost look like dirt, on both palms. I've had them before and they mostly disappear, then come back. Cause for concern?

I have small brown dots, they almost look like dirt, on both palms. I've had them before and they mostly disappear, then come back. Cause for concern?

Palmar rash: There are only a few things that can cause a rash on the palms, unfortunately syphilis is one of them. It would be prudent to have it clinically identified and tested ...Read more

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Why are my palms red?

Why are my palms red?

There is a list...: There is a fairly long list of reasons the palms can be red. Sometimes this can be normal, but I have had a few patients present with this and sometimes we do not find out for a few weeks or months when other symptoms develop. Liver disease, pregnancy, thyroid problems, pregnancy, psoriasis, allergy, and erythema multiforme are just a few of the possible causes. If it persists, i'd see an md. ...Read more

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What causes rashes on palms and soles?

What causes rashes on palms and soles?

Eczema: It could be eczema or warts, or an allergic reaction to something. Rashes are best treated in person so the doctor can see and feel to determine what it is. ...Read more

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Could yellow palms be connected to hypothereos?

Could yellow palms be connected to hypothereos?

Hypothereos??: Hello~ I am unfamiliar with the word. Do you mean "hypothyreos"? Its not an English word. Its a German word and it could mean hypothyroidism? If so no, not to my knowledge. Thanks (please check the etymology of your word.) ...Read more

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Pain in my palm, just fell, is it sprained?

Pain in my palm, just fell, is it sprained?

Probable contusion: Most likely you have a contusion in the hand which is a soft
tissue injury which will heal with ice, rest and time
if symptoms persist and xray should be performed to rule out
a metacarpal or carpal bone fracture. ...Read more

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I need info regarding pain in the palm and wrists?

I need info regarding pain in the palm and wrists?

See orthopedist: You should have it evaluated to rule out nerve entrapment problems like carpal tunnel syndrome, ligament or tendon inflammation/strains/tears or even subtle fractures. Basic treatment consists of resting, use of a over the counter wrist splint, avoidance of painful activities, icing especially if re- irritated by ongoing activity, and use of anti-inflammatories. ...Read more

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How come the palms of our hands have creases/lines in them?

How come the palms of our hands have creases/lines in them?

Skin creases help: Move, expand, fold and stat contoured. Palm creases are just one type. The major creases are aligned with joints, tendons and their fodilng or stetting is in unison with motion. Similarly note wrist creases, creases on knuckles and any major hinge type of joint. ...Read more

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Why might someone have sweaty palms all the time?

Why might someone have sweaty palms all the time?

Sweaty palms: The most likely cause is that you are very concerned about some things. If that is the case please see a Psychologist.

If that is not the case discuss your issues with your doctor. ...Read more

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How are excessively sweaty palms treated in a guy?

How are excessively sweaty palms treated in a guy?

A few ways.: There are some medications that can be used for this and Botox injections can be done. Ask your doctor to see if there is a cause that can be treated and let them suggest a treatment. ...Read more

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What causes holes in the palms?

What causes holes in the palms?

I'm not: Sure I understand the question. Any penetrating injury can cause a "hole". ...Read more

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My palms are so dry. How can I solve this?

My palms are so dry. How can I solve this?

Dermatitis: May be dry skin or inflammation, try frequent moisturizer with just white petrolatum, avoid frequent washing of the hand instead use gloves. If not better see a dermatologist you may need prescription medication. ...Read more

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What is the cause and for dryness of palms?

Peeling, dry palms: Are often caused by contact dermatitis--contact with harsh detergents, soaps and lotions that contain perfume; cold, dry air; eczema or fungal infections. Use fresh water instead of soap; apply calamine lotion. A low dose OTC steroid cream can be applied. Symptoms worsened by dry skin: use good quality moisturizer during daytime. Consider repair glycolic acid creams at night, maybe with cotton gloves ...Read more

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Can I take biomedical science if I have sweary palms?

Can I take biomedical science if I have sweary palms?

Biomed Sci: I assume you mean sweaty palms. In any science field, no one will fault you for wearing gloves. In fact, biomedical science often requires you to wear them for most jobs. If sweating into gloves is an issue, you can wear powdered gloves or put talcum powder on your hands before putting the gloves on. ...Read more

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My palms are very drier every time for about many years what causes it and and what can I do?

It might: Be a form of eczema, especially if they tend to blister, peel, or crack. You might need steroid crem. It is really hard to tell without seeing them. Sorry. ...Read more

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I have a line about 3/4 of an inch long of tiny needleprick flat dark dots on my palms. They're in a perfect line. What is it?

I have a line about 3/4 of an inch long of tiny needleprick flat dark dots on my palms. They're in a perfect line. What is it?

More Info needed: BRaja
The question is what do the dark spots look like? If you have small scabs it could be an abrasion.
How long have the spots been there?
Do they hurt?
By asking you more history I can help narrow down what they might be.
Thanks again for your query
Dr Lange ...Read more