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Red itchy bumps on my wrist it started off small and now expanded into more and the original one is swolen. I pulled weeds a week b4 symptoms?

Red itchy bumps on my wrist it started off small and now expanded into more and the original one is swolen. I pulled weeds a week b4 symptoms?

Poison ivy?: Sounds typical for poison ivy. Topical otc hydrocorticone would be helpful, but be sure to wash any clothes, bedding etc that may have come into contact. Difficult to know for sure without examining the rash and knowing more about your history. Good luck! ...Read more

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A bruise on my wrist has appeared two days ago. It has a red circle in the centre it is not painful just itchy does not disappear when pressed on?

A bruise on my wrist has appeared two days ago. It has a red circle in the centre it is not painful just itchy does not disappear when pressed on?

Sounds like a bite: because bruises are typically painful and almost never itch. Were you outside over the weekend? Try an antihistamine if needed (you may be able to find it in cream form) and apply warm compresses to help it heal faster. ...Read more

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Rash that turns to yellowish blisters not real filled with anything. Painful to touch. And itchy. Only happens on wrist. Last for about 2 days 4xa yea?

Rash that turns to yellowish blisters not real filled with anything. Painful to touch. And itchy. Only happens on wrist. Last for about 2 days 4xa yea?

Blisters: A blister that forms as part of a skin rash may be tiny, as small as the head of a pin, or much larger, up to one-half inch wide. Blisters associated with a skin rash are typically circular-shaped and filled with a serous fluid that may leak out, forming a yellow crust. Causes include bacteria, viruses, and allergic reactions. See your doctor when you have your rash. ...Read more

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I have extremely itchy wrists and back of hands. Also, my wbc count is elevated. Could these symptoms be related?

I have extremely itchy wrists and back of hands. Also, my wbc count is elevated. Could these symptoms be related?

Unlikely: If the WBC is related, you would more likely have a generalized skin issue. The wrist and hand itching are more likely related to contact to a contact allergen or irritant especially in occupational setting (also frequent hand washing). See dermatologist if problem persists. ...Read more

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Red, itchy rash on wrists and right below onto forearms. Hands are dry from washing & cold weather. Lotion burns rash & hot water is painful.

Red, itchy rash on wrists and right below onto forearms. Hands are dry from washing & cold weather. Lotion burns rash & hot water is painful.

Irritant dermatitis?: If you wash your arms and hands a lot, the skin gets dry. Once it gets irritated, anything you put on may hurt you. The itching and blister point more to a contact allergy. Try avoiding scented or antibacterial soap and too much washing. If problem persists, talk to doctor or a dermatologist to pin down what the culprit may be. Patch testing may be needed. ...Read more

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My wrist is really itchy?

My wrist is really itchy?

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

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What does itchy wrist mean?

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 more

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What does an itchy wrist mean?

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 more