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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

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I have small bumps on my hands. Not itchy at all. There are two on my feet and they look like they are infected and red . Worried?

I have small bumps on my hands. Not itchy at all. There are two on my feet and they look like they are infected and red . Worried?

Needs to be seen: A rash on the hands could be the sign of something serious -but a full history and examination is necessary to determine that. If you had a photo you could show us on Health Tap, that would help tremendously. Also whether that was the palms or the back of the hands would help narrow down some of the possibilities. Question is if you have other significant symptoms like headache, fevers/chills, etc ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my hands, palm, legs, and lower arms.They are itchy and some look dry and some look blisters.?

I have red bumps on my hands, palm, legs, and lower arms.They are itchy and some look dry and some look blisters.?

Contact dermatitis?: This sounds superficially as if you have had your hands in something to which the skin reacted. If this does not clear up in several days or is not helped with an otc steroid/aloe cream, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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What can cause small itchy bumps on the palm of my hands?

What can cause small itchy bumps on the palm of my hands?

See your doctor: Your doctor will have to examine your skin personally to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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Why do I have red itchy bumps on my chest hands and everywhere ?

Why do I have red itchy bumps on my chest hands and everywhere ?

? Hives: which can be a reaction to a food, medicine, or just spontaneous mostly due to a viral infection, but you need to be seen as it can be another problem, meanwhile try an OTC antihistamine, read the labels carefully, till you see your doctor, wish you well ...Read more

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Itchy hives all over body now have itchy clear bumps on hands what is this?

Itchy hives all over body now have itchy clear bumps on hands what is this?

Hives: Hives can be an allergic reaction to food or medications. It is important to be evaluated by a physician to eliminate any potential causes and to be recommended appropriate oral antihistamines. Occasionally, oral steroids may be needed as well. If the hand blisters are on the palm, it could represent a severe allergic reaction known as erythema muliforme. You should see a physician quickly. ...Read more

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I have some small red itchy bumps on the back of my hand. They come and go every week or so. What is this?

I have some small red itchy bumps on the back of my hand. They come and go every week or so. What is this?

Hand eczema: The most common causes are irritant (too much hand washing) or contact allergy. Pay attention to the type of soap and hand preparation to see it changing the brand would help (no scented, anti-bacterial soap) or gel). If you wash you hands too often, consider wearing a non-latex glove on some of the chores and apply a lotion after washing whenever possible as well as reducing hand washing ...Read more

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What should I do if I have clear kinda itchy bumps on the inside of my fingers on both hands. What are they?

What should I do if I have clear kinda itchy bumps on the inside of my fingers on both hands. What are they?

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

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I have a rash on top of both my hands and its itchy and looks like tiny little bumps. Any idea what it could be?

Possible allergy: You should see a dermatologist who does patch testing with the north american patch test series to see if you can find out if you are allergic to something. ...Read more

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There is a sudden non-itchy rash on the backs of my hands, the bumps are very small and have fluid when scratched. ?

There is a sudden non-itchy rash on the backs of my hands, the bumps are very small and have fluid when scratched. ?

It is almost: impossible to diagnose a skin rash without direct visual and/or tactile examination. Please see a healthcare provider for proper examination and diagnosis then treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more