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I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

Could be: This could be lots of diseases. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more

Red Bumps (Definition)

A bump is an area of tissue or skin that is raised. Red bumps are elevations ...Read more


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I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

Allergy or Virus: It can be an allergic reaction or a viral rash like hand, foot, and mouth disease which is causing appearance of the small red bumps.
If it is allergic take some oral antihistamine medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or loratadine.
Apply some calamine lotion at the rash as it will help in soothing the skin.
If symptoms persist get an evaluation done by a dermatologist. Treatment can be then started. ...Read more

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If I have little red bumps on my hands do I have hand-foot-mouth disease? What are the other symptoms?

If I have little red bumps on my hands do I have hand-foot-mouth disease? What are the other symptoms?

Could be: Hand-foot-mouth disease is a virus most commonly seen in younger children, but anyone can get it. It typically causes a fever and red bumps or spots on the palms of the hands, soles of the feet and inside and around the mouth. It is common, especially in adults, to get some but not all symptoms. For more info, see http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/hand-foot-and-mouth-disease/ds00599. ...Read more

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I started to get little tiny red bumps in my hand, they itch once in a while now my other hand to, little neddle red dots and in my left testicle?

I started to get little tiny red bumps in my hand, they itch once in a while now my other hand to, little neddle red dots and in my left testicle?

See a dermatologist: Cannot diagnose what cannot see. This need to be examined and a full history obtained. Go soon and get this worked out. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my arms and hands, what can it be?

I have little red bumps on my arms and hands, what can it be?

Unsure: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn? They almost look like little blisters.

Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn? They almost look like little blisters.

Hand Dermatitis: This is a type of excema that you are describing. A dermatologist can prescribe some topical prescriptions that can help alleviate your symptoms. ...Read more

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Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn like crazy? They are actual little blisters that have water in them.

Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn like crazy? They are actual little blisters that have water in them.

Dyshidrotic Eczema: Dyshidrotic eczema is a condition in which small, usually itchy blisters develop on the hands and feet. People are more likely to develop dyshidrotic eczema when they are under stress, have allergies, their hands are often in water or are moist. The cause is unknown. Treatment is usually with strong topical prescription cortisone like clobex, vanos, or ultravate. ...Read more

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I have little bright red bumps that occurred on my hand, wrist and 1 or 2 in other places they look similar to flea bites. Do not itch or hurt?

I have little bright red bumps that occurred on my hand, wrist and 1 or 2 in other places they look similar to flea bites. Do not itch or hurt?

You really need to: Be seen as it is impossible to diagnose and treat a rash without seeing it. Make an appointment so you can get a proper diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

Dyshidrosis: There could be many causes for this from an infection from a bacteria or fungus to a condidion called dyshidrosis where we get tender sometimes itchy bumps on the sides of the fingers and the palms. You would need to have it checked by your dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have really small red bumps on my hands and feet and scalp and they ictch and burn the tiniest bit...What is it??

I have really small red bumps on my hands and feet and scalp and they ictch and burn the tiniest bit...What is it??

Rash & itching: This could be scabis but it is hard to tell without seeing it. It is best if you see your 1ry care physician or dermatologist for proper diagnosis & treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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My wifes been getting little red bumps on the bottom feet palms of hands. The rash itchies bad the goes away in 10 min or so. Cream doesn't work?

My wifes been getting little red bumps on the bottom feet palms of hands. The rash itchies bad the goes away in 10 min or so. Cream doesn't work?

See doctor: There are many potential answers. Since the rash goes away in 10 mins or so, it does not appear to be from a contact allergen or hives. ...Read more

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A six years old kid have little red bumps on the hands and inside the mouth and it is spreading around the body what is it? Its not itchy

A six years old kid have little red bumps on the hands and inside the mouth and it is spreading around the body what is it? Its not itchy

Viral: This is most likely a virus, hand foot and mouth virus can cause this. Treat your child's symptoms to make him/her feel better. This is contagious so keep away from other kids. ...Read more

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Tiny red bumps appeared on my hand they were a little itchy but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Tiny red bumps appeared on my hand they were a little itchy but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Skin inflammation: Dyshydrotic eczema has similar features you describe. Send us some pics or get examined by your PCP for definite diagnosis. Try moisturizers/ olive oil and OTC cortisone cream in the meantime, You may need a higher strength by prescription if needed. ...Read more

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Tiny red bumps on my hand. Not really itchy, but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Tiny red bumps on my hand. Not really itchy, but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

That's a new one: Black lines? The only thing I can think of is that you are scratching and those lines are actually blood under the skin where you scratched. Really need to see dermatologist ...Read more

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Noticed a rash on the top of my hands today (little red bumps) but I didn't touch anything that should cause a rash. Steven-johnson syndrome?

Noticed a rash on the top of my hands today (little red bumps) but I didn't touch anything that should cause a rash. Steven-johnson syndrome?

Erythema Multiforme: It's highly unlikely to be EM or Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Rashes can occur for all sort of reasons - contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, viral exanthums, mites (scabies)…the list goes on. To diagnose the rash, it really needs to be seen -not something that can be done in this format. If it is troubling you, have your doctor take a look at it. ...Read more

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My hands are peeling and I work with paint thinner and little red bumps appear?

Dermatitis: There's a good chance that your skin is reacting to the paint thinner. Avoid chemical contact and see if skin gets better. If this is related to your job then have employer provide you with gloves and see your doctor to document this occupational illness/injury. ...Read more

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What would cause hands to tingel have small red bumps on palms, and shake 16 year old boy?

What would cause hands to tingel have small red bumps on palms, and shake 16 year old boy?

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

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For the past three years I've been getting rashes on both of my hands only in the month of May. They're small red bumps that are very itchy and they b?

For the past three years I've been getting rashes on both of my hands only in the month of May. They're small red bumps that are very itchy and they b?

Uncertain: But the fact that it only occurs in one month of the year makes one question if this is some form of allergic reaction to something that is around at that time. ...Read more

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Rash on back of hands from chemicals used when cleaning. Had rubber gloves on but think got inside gloves, itchy small red bumps now, seem to spread. Hu?

Rash on back of hands from chemicals used when cleaning. Had rubber gloves on but think got inside gloves, itchy small red bumps now, seem to spread. Hu?

Rash: This could be a rash due to irritation from the chemicals that you were using or a contact dermatitis. Make sure that you cleaned the area well. If it continues to spread you might need treatments. ...Read more

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Small itchy red bumps on the top of my hands and bigger bumps on the palm with clear liquid in them what is this and what should I do?

Small itchy red bumps on the top of my hands and bigger bumps on the palm with clear liquid in them what is this and what should I do?

? Dermatitis: Kindly see your doctor, the rash you described needs to be examined, meanwhile, keep it dry, use OTC hydrocortisone 1% cream twice a day, good luck ...Read more

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Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Time to see a doctor: It's time to go see a doctor - if you're having a migrating rash, you should probably see a doctor and figure out what is going on - it's hard to say over the internet. ...Read more

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I have had this irritation on my hand for a few weeks. Its first started as little itchy red bumps now its a big red blotch that itches when I wash my?

I have had this irritation on my hand for a few weeks. Its first started as little itchy red bumps now its a big red blotch that itches when I wash my?

Hard to say: Difficult question without a picture, but hand eczema can look like this and is common. Usually pretty itchy but can get painful if there are cracks or open skin. Treatment is topical mid potency steroids and avoidance of irritants. ...Read more

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Small red bumps each winter mainly onright hand a little but on left hand (backside) becomes itchy and inflamed goes away in the spring. What can I do?

Small red bumps each winter mainly onright hand a little but on left hand (backside) becomes itchy and inflamed goes away in the spring. What can I do?

Eczema: Treat the bumps with moisturizers like cerave cream. You also need a prescription cortisone like clobetadol cream and use it twice a day for two weeks, rest one week, then repeat if necessary. ...Read more

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Small cluster itchy but sore red bumps on palm of hand?

Small cluster itchy but sore red bumps on palm of hand?

Contact dermatitis: From your brief description, it is likely you have allergic (vesicular) contact dermatitis. Have you had contact with any new lotions or metals (eg. Nickel) on your palms? ...Read more

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Hi I have itchy red bumps which are small all over my hand till a lil below my wrist, can it be scabies?

Hi I have itchy red bumps which are small all over my hand till a lil below my wrist, can it be scabies?

Could be: And can be something else, need to be examined, cannot be diagnosed with limited information and without visual inspection, you can see your doctor or ask for a virtual consult on HealthTap at the least, good luck ...Read more

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No patch forms in skin. But, small itchy red bumps form seperately about 1 inch distance in my back, hands and leg. Hiv symptoms?

No patch forms in skin. But, small itchy red bumps form seperately about 1 inch distance in my back, hands and leg. Hiv symptoms?

Cannot see these: And therefore cannot diagnose them, but if you think you may have been exposed to HIV you should go and get tested in the near future. This is a treatable disease, best when diagnosed early. ...Read more

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I have red bumps all over my thighs, butt, lower stomach and under my bra area. Small colorless bumps also started to appear on my hands and feet.

I have red bumps all over my thighs, butt, lower stomach and under my bra area. Small colorless bumps also started to appear on my hands and feet.

Doctor can evaluate: Bumps and spots can be from many causes, such as: hives, viral infections, other infections, medication causes, hot-tub rashes, heat rashes, reactions to creams / lotions, allergic reactions to various things (including foods), internal disorders (such as kidney disease, auto-immune disease), etc... That means a rash that persists or is worrisome in appearance should be checked by a doctor. ...Read more