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Recently, my boyfriend's feet have become very itchy and have started to get little sores. He is in construction and wears workboots all day long. Could he be suffering from athletes foot?

Recently, my boyfriend's feet have become very itchy and have started to get little sores. He is in construction and wears workboots all day long. Could he be suffering from athletes foot?

To start with...: It may be athlete's foot. The best otc medication (in my opinion) is lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra. Socks should be a synthetic material like those manufactured by thorlo [http://www.Thorlo.Com/]. Dilute vinegar soaks are good as well. Dry the inside of your shoes by placing them up-side down over an air return vent at home overnight. If this doesn't make things better in a couple days, see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have lots of red sores on the bottom of my foot they are painful they feel warm and slightly itchy when itouch them they are sore hurts to walk?

I have lots of red sores on the bottom of my foot they are painful they feel warm and slightly itchy when itouch them they are sore hurts to walk?

To start with...: It may be athlete's foot. The best otc medication (in my opinion) is lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra. Socks should be a synthetic material like those manufactured by thorlo [http://www.Thorlo.Com/]. Dilute vinegar soaks are good as well. Dry the inside of your shoes by placing them up-side down over an air return vent at home overnight. If this doesn't make things better in a couple days, see a podiatrist. ...Read more

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I have blisters on my feet from new shoes .. They have popped and now are open sores that are itchy like crazy. I use antibiotic ointment still itchy?

I have blisters on my feet from new shoes .. They have popped and now are open sores that are itchy like crazy. I use antibiotic ointment still itchy?

I would try : And dry them out. Alternatively, if you are going to use cream try something with lidocaine in it, the anesthetic should get rid of itching. I prefer the usage of creams though when not walking, like sleeping. ...Read more

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I have the hands feet and mouth disease, my mouth is filled with sores and my upper lip is really itchy and has a few of tiny dots, am I growing more

I have the hands feet and mouth disease, my mouth is filled with  sores and my upper lip is really itchy and has a few of tiny dots, am I growing more

Make sure not HSV: To be safe, have a conversation with your doctor about herpes, if you haven't already done so. Your symptoms compatible with an initial herpes infection as well as hand foot and mouth disease. HFMD usually has a skin rash, which you don't mention, and occurs mostly in kids under 5 years old. Unlike HFMD, herpes can be effectively treated to speed healing. ...Read more

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Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Need Dermtologist: A widespread rash such as what you have described especially with blistering demands immediate attention preferably by a dermatologist. Without fever in an otherwise healthy individual conditions such as allergic reactions or immune mediated blistering diseases need to be considered and worked up by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What's causing my itchy feet?

What's causing my itchy feet?

Athletes foot: Several different fungus types can cause athletes foot (Tinea Pedis). Its spread quite easily..especially off public shower...from the floors if you do not use flip flops). Topical creams work well. In more severe cases it can require oral treatment with one of several antifungals. ...Read more