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I have the same itchy thumb problem and its starting too swell, the itch is traveling down to palm.. what could it be?
I have a swollen itchy thumb the area is painful now because I irritated the area. I am having the same problem on left foot. It feels hard both areas?
? Dactylitis: swollen finger and toes could indicate dactylitis is especially if it looks like a sausage. It would be nice if you send a picture. Other considerations include serious infections and inflammatory diseases like rheumatoid and reactive arthritis. These conditions can sometimes cause rapid joint destruction and need to be evaluated urgently. ...Read more
What does it mean when your fingernails itch in the crevices. and your thumb is itchy under the cuticle?
I have some swelling on my thumb and itchiness is there.I think its a insect bite.Please help as the swelling is incleasing as well as redness.
Is the lesion near: the nail? If so you may have an infection. If there is swelling, warmth, pain, redness, this may need medical attention to rule out an infection. ...Read more
I think I was bitten by something back in May and since then my scalp and skin is so itchy and now my thumb is swollen and throbbing! Is this possible?
You need to be seen: either in a video or text consult with photos, or in person to try to diagnose this bump. Good luck! ...Read more
My thumb is swollen and itchy, what could be wrong? My thumb is swollen and extremely itchy and in pain, i don't know what could have happened.
Having Issues with skin on thumbs, index fingers and skin between them It is dry, itchy, tough skin won't go away for months now Lotion does not help.
Painful and itchy: There could be so many reasons for that. It hard to make a determination without taking a look. ...Read more
My thumb was very itchy, so i scratched it, but that didn't help. It felt warm, then formed a bump. The whole top of my thumb started swelling.
Likely allergy: Your description is close to the holy trinity of allergy: red, itchy, swollen. This is the first direction that i would look into, in the absence of recent trauma being involved. ...Read more
Hi! i've got this tiny bumps along the edge and side of my thumb and it's sooo itchy. i also got a few on my left toe as well. what could these be?
I have a bump or a cyst(unsure) of size about half my thumb on my chest for few years. It's red and does not cause any pain but sometimes feel itchy.
Cyst: Most likely since you have had this for a long time without change it is either s cyst or fatty tumor. If worries you or if it changes see your doctor ...Read more
I need help in diagnosing this little blister on my thumb. It's been a few weeks, is getting better though not healed, itchy, oozes clear white drops?
Thumb blister: Diagnosing blisters and rashes/lesions over the computer, even if seen in a grainy picture is almost impossible. Best for you to get the area physically looked at and examined by a dr. to get the real and definitive answer if it does not go way completely. Best wishes. ...Read more