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Dr. Douglas Lotz Dr. Lotz
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
13 years in practice
University of Louisville School of Medicine
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My bf has small white itchy bumps all over hands it's never happened before what could this be?Clear fluid comes out if he pops them.

My bf has small white itchy bumps all over hands it's never happened before what could this be?Clear fluid comes out if he pops them.

Hand dermatitis: This could be a contact allergy/dermatitis or possibly dyshidrotic eczema. Without having history or direct examination, rashes are difficult to accurately diagnose. ...Read more

Dr. Gurmukh Singh Dr. Singh
Pathology
45 years in practice
University of Pune, Armed Forces Medical College
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Tiny white bumps on hands and fingers, not itchy, but slightly raised?

Tiny white bumps on hands and fingers, not itchy, but slightly raised?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesions. ...Read more

Dr. Vahe Yetimyan Dr. Yetimyan
General Practice
47 years in practice
University of Istanbul Faculty of Medicine
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In the past a few days I have developed some bumps on both of my hands. Some of them are itchy. What are they? How do I treat them?

In the past a few days I have developed some bumps on both of my hands. Some of them are itchy. What are they? How do I treat them?

Dyshidrotic eczema: Use an otc antihistamin such as claritin or benadryl (diphenhydramine) to reduce ithching. Apply otc corizone cream to the hands. If does not get any better see doctor. Check this link. http://www.healthline.com/health/dyshidrotic-eczema#Treatment6 ...Read more

Dr. Barry Cohen Dr. Cohen
Surgery - Plastics
30 years in practice
Georgetown University School of Medicine
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Dr. Todd Guyette Dr. Guyette
Surgery - Hand Surgery
years in practice
Harvard Medical School
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How come i get itchy bumps on palms of hands?

How come i get itchy bumps on palms of hands?

Contact dermatitis: Most itchy bumps/spots of the palms are due to a contact dermatitis, or irritation from some exposure in our day-to-day world. This includes anything from lotions to our clothes to our tools at work. If these are new i would think about new exposures you might have had. If it doesn't improve with cessation of those exposures then i would talk with your primary physician. ...Read more

Dr. Nayla Mumneh Dr. Mumneh
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
25 years in practice
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
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Itchy bumps or arms and hands, why?

Itchy bumps or arms and hands, why?

Rash: Reasons are many, contact allergies, dry skin, infection etc. See your doctor and get it checked. ...Read more

Dr. Antoanella Calame Dr. Calame
Dermatology
15 years in practice
UC San Diego School of Medicine
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I have got small non itchy pink bumps on my hands and thighs. What do they indicate?

See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor since I am not there to actually see it to make a proper diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett Dr. Poinsett
Pediatrics
34 years in practice
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
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My daughter has just got 9-10 tiny bumps on her hands, not itchy but very painful to touch-splinter like.. What is this and how can I make go away?

My daughter has just got 9-10 tiny bumps on her hands, not itchy but very painful to touch-splinter like.. What is this and how can I make go away?

Follow up w doctor: Painful bumps may possibly be a herpes eruption. Important to follow up with doctor in person for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Potter Dr. Potter
Integrative Medicine
18 years in practice
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
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Dr. Michael Fisher Dr. Fisher
Dermatology
28 years in practice
Morehouse School of Medicine
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I have one itchy little bump on my hand, whenever i scratch it until it bleeds, it goes away and re-appears about 2-3 millimeters away within 12 hrs?

I have one itchy little bump on my hand, whenever i scratch it until it bleeds, it goes away and re-appears about 2-3 millimeters away within 12 hrs?

Bumps on Hands: Human skin is susceptible to damage from any number of elements, irritants, bites from insects and other issues. If you have bumps that appear on the palms of your hands, there can be many explanations. However, the safest thing to do is to talk to your doctor, who can diagnose your bumps and suggest a treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Martina McGowan Dr. McGowan
Gynecology
39 years in practice
Baylor College of Medicine
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Dr. Donald Colantino Dr. Colantino
Internal Medicine
57 years in practice
Tufts University School of Medicine
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What are these small itchy bumps on the back of my hand the suddenly appear out of no where?

What are these small itchy bumps on the back of my hand the suddenly appear out of no where?

Itchy bumps: These itchy bumps may be insect bites or hives. The latter would suggest an allergic reaction. Antihistamine medications like benadryl(causes drowsiness) or claritin(nondrowsy) should relieve itching. If these bumps continue to appear, have them examined by your physician or dermatologist. ...Read more

Dr. F. Stuart Leeds Dr. Leeds
Family Medicine
22 years in practice
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
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What could a red itchy inconsistent size bumps be on both of my forearms and the baxk of my hands?

What could a red itchy inconsistent size bumps be on both of my forearms and the baxk of my hands?

Many possibilities: Contact dermatitis, photodermatitis (related to sun exposure), folliculitis (due to infection), neurodermatitis (due to chronic, often unconscious scratching). There are some unusual fungal infections that could cause this kind of eruption, too. Rashes can be tough to diagnosis - oftentimes it's a matter of sight recognition. See your pcp or a dermatologist. ...Read more

Dr. James Ferguson Dr. Ferguson
Pediatrics
42 years in practice
University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
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My toddler has small tiny bumps on her hand. but she says it's not itchy. it's been a few days since she had it.

My toddler has small tiny bumps on her hand. but she says it's not itchy. it's been a few days since she had it.

Not specific: This is likely related to a chance exposure to some agent. The skin can produce such changes 18-24 hours after random contact with chemicals,lotions, plants, etc. It could also be something entirely unrelated.Your description is too vague be more specific. ...Read more

Dr. J. patrick Tokarz Dr. Tokarz
Family Medicine
years in practice
East Tennessee State University James H. Quillen College of Medicine
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What to do for itchy small tiny bumps on hand with each of the bumps looking like there is a black dot in the center?

What to do for itchy small tiny bumps on hand with each of the bumps looking like there is a black dot in the center?

Scabies: Look up scabies and see if it sounds like what you have . If so there are over the counter meds that might clear it up . If not see a healthcare provider for a diagnosis. ...Read more

Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield Dr. Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
49 years in practice
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
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I have these itchy fluid filled bumps all over my body. It first started on my hands and has now spread all over. The itching is horrible.

I have these itchy fluid filled bumps all over my body. It first started on my hands and has now spread all over. The itching is horrible.

See doctor ASAP: It sounds like you're having some sort of fairly severe allergic reaction or other skin disease. Are you on any medications, especially a new one recently? This should be professionally evaluated ASAP. In the meantime, don't pick at them; try to keep the blister-like bumps intact as best you can. ...Read more

Dr. Roy Arnold Dr. Arnold
Internal Medicine
43 years in practice
University of Alabama School of Medicine
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Ive had bumps on my hands and feet for more than a week now. They are clear, able to pop, and at times sometimes itchy. they keep spreading?

Ive had bumps on my hands and feet for more than a week now. They are clear, able to pop, and at times sometimes itchy. they keep spreading?

Dyshidrosis: Avoid exposure to irritants like chemicals. Wash hands and feet thoroughly and dry. Use hand cream or petroleum jelly. Wear absorbent gloves under rubber gloves when working with water. Remove jewelry before working with wet substances. Use topical hydrocortisone cream. Thanks for trusting HEALTHTAP! ...Read more

Dr. Robert Jackson Dr. Jackson
Dermatology
39 years in practice
Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
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One little itchy bump. Turned into a big patch of itchy bumps on my hand, after scratching it excessively...What could they be anything serious ?

Probably: You probably have hand eczema. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You can get the exact answer this way. ...Read more

Dr. Afraz Adam Dr. Adam
Urgent Care
27 years in practice
University of Sydney Faculty of Medicine
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Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Hives: Most likely an allergic skin reaction to something you may have come into contact with.You can try over the counter antihistamines and if they do not resolve within 24 hrs, see your doctor ...Read more

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Dr. Jack Mutnick Dr. Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
13 years in practice
University of Nevada School of Medicine
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What can cause small itchy bumps on the palm of my hands?

Rash: Really should see a doctor since a rash is best diagnosed and treated when it is seen by a physician. Could be hives, contact dermatitis, infection, etc..... ...Read more

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