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Itchy Left Wrist
3 itchy soft white lumps appeared on the middle of left wrist, sfrom the base of my hand down my arm. What are they? Not hive, i've had those b4
Can't tell: However early shingles may start with itching before the bumps turn dark and painful. Google a picture of dermatome and see if your lesions follow any of the dermatome pattern. If it does, early anti-viral treatment may reduce the intensity and complication of shingles. However if you have had the same lesions b4 at the same location, shingles would be unlikely. ...Read more
I had surgery on my left wrist on the 11th. The orange stuff they used caused a very itchy rash and I told them I was allergic to betadine. Any ideas?
? iodide allergy: It sounds like a possible allergy to iodides (iodine-containing substances). If there is a rash in areas which were coated by the "orange stuff", that represents a "contact dermatitis". Contact the surgeon to confirm it was an iodinated substance, and note for the future your iodine allergy. ...Read more
For the past few days my left wrist has been very itchy. I have a bad nickel allergy so no jewelry. I tried lotion, Olux, and Cortizone (hydrocortisone) and no relief.
What is your exposur: This brings up the question of what you may be exposed to now that you are not aware of. The nickel allergy reaction is contact dermatitis and this suggests you may have another sensitizer. You might do an inventory - watch, new detergent, etc. This is not generalized but localized to something near the left wrist. Is the wrist itchy on the top or bottom? Maybe your dog has somet ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Have a rash on wrists has been itchy on right for a while but now on left as well. This looks like a mild scold similar to nappy rash any ideas ?
Harsh soap?: Antibacterial products can cause some irritation. Try mild soap and moisturizer. ...Read more
Itchy face (especially nose), fatigue, headaches, achy joints (elbows knuckles, wrists)and left heel, nausea. Flow cytometry good mri good any ideas?
More details: If it has been present for just a few days, try topical hydrocortisone. If this has been present for more than a month, look for exposure to material the wrist may be exposed to including wrist or watch bands (the itchy may not start until 103 days after the exposure). Sometimes you may need to consult a dermatologist or allergist to find out the cause if the problem persists. ...Read more
Simple Definition: The simple definition of itchy wrist is a feeling that make you want to scratch your wrist skin. There are at least 15 causes and some are serious. I suggest that anyone that thinks they might have "itchy wrist" should do a browser search to find which of these causes seems likely. Or visit to your family doctor especially of your daily activities or rest are being interrupted. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer