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My 9 year old son has a rash on his right wrist and left elbow bend. It came on then subsided. It is back. It is very itchy.

My 9 year old son has a rash on his right wrist and left elbow bend. It came on then subsided. It is back. It is very itchy.

Eczema possibly: Due to location and itching and on and off most likely eczema, but hard to tell without seeing it. i suggested making a consult and we can help you. In general for eczema use fragrance free products (detergents, shampoo, soap), no softeners, use moisturizer every day (fragrance free) and a steroid cream can help on the patch that is worse, but i would suggest a consult to verify it is eczema. ...Read more

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Please help itchy wrists. What is wrong with me?

Please help itchy wrists. What is wrong with me?

15+ Diagnosis: 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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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?

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

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What is the definition or description of: Itchy wrist?

What is the definition or description of: Itchy wrist?

Itchy wrist: The wrist is the joint that connects the hand with the arm. When it itches it can cause an irritating sensation that leads to a desire to scratch the skin. ...Read more

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I have a big somewhat itchy bump on my wrist. What could this be?

I have a big somewhat itchy bump on my wrist. What could this be?

Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Itchy wart on wrist, what to do?

Itchy wart on wrist, what to do?

See a dermatologist: It may be a wart or possibly many other things. See a dermatologist to find out exactly what it is, then treat it accordingly. ...Read more

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Severely itchy wrists. What makes people have itchy wrists?

15+ Diagnosis: 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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Not itchy, doesn't seem like a bite, color hasn't changed. Have had these strange four dots on my wrist for about 3 weeks since vaca. ?

Not itchy, doesn't seem like  a bite, color hasn't changed. Have had these strange four dots on my wrist for about 3 weeks since vaca. ?

See a doctor: Impossible to diagnose without a visual inspection, could be bug bites, warts, molluscum contagiosum, freckles, nevi, the list goes on. Colt, size and history of the occurrence are the keys to diagnosis. Get alive consult on HealthTsp or go see a dermatologist or your GP to start the process... ...Read more

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I have some bumpy red spots on both my wrists and other parts of my body for a while now. They are sometimes itchy. What could it be?

Allergies: Your symptoms sound like it might represent an allergic dermatitis. It may be from a personal care product, soap, perfume, laundry detergent, fabric softener, or even a food you ate recently. It the rash is really bothersome, see your physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I tried the salt & ice cube under my wrist & it burned, but a day or 2 later bumps appeared & now their itchy. What happend & why is it itchy?

I tried the salt & ice cube under my wrist & it burned, but a day or 2 later bumps appeared & now their itchy. What happend & why is it itchy?

IRRITATION: Why do you have to put salt and ice under your wrist? The itchy bumps can be the result of irritation from ice and salt. Try putting steroid cream at least 2x/ day to the affected area. ...Read more

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What would itchy blisters mean around my wrist?

What would itchy blisters mean around my wrist?

Allergy?: Have you worn new jewelry such as a bracelet? If so, remove, try taking 25mg of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and see it this abates, good luck! ...Read more