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My Knuckles Burns
I hurt my knuckle on my fingers started turning purple my knuckle feels fine why is my fingers turning purple?
Finger burn with: hurting wrist. It MAY be that you are compensating for the temporary loss of use of your finger by holding your wrist in an unusual position causing strain. Please see your doc to have your wrist examined. Peace and good health. ...Read more
? trigger finger: Pain when bending the thumb is usually do to a slight swelling of the tendon that bends the thumb. This tendon must slide through a tunnel at the base of the thumb and the swollen tendon does not slide easily and can get stuck. This can be treated with a splint the limits motion, anti-inflammatory meds, or more commonly a cortisone injection. Surgery to release the tunnel is occasionally needed. ...Read more
My penis itches my knee itches my arm itches forearms its white discoloration dry skin on my penis?
Need more info...: How long have these itches been? How these bother you? Have you lived in a new house or eaten something new? .. All these issues need to be addressed. As to Rx, try moistening the skin with gentle washing with no harsh soaps or... and applying creams for dry skin + lightly touch 1% hydrocortisone caream to the itchy spots and see... Of course, seek evaluation and counseling timely. Best wishes... ...Read more
Blood : Ubroke a small vessel in ur contusion (bruise)...It goes from black/blue/purple to yellowish to normal. ...Read more
Allergy or infection: A wrist rash that is itchy and sometimes oozes moisture or liquid may be an infection (such as bacteria or herpes) or may be a significant allergy (such as to a bracelet or watchband). A doctor may want to look at the rash a few times to figure things out. It helps to see the rash when it starts, when it is at its worse, and after it has resolved. ...Read more
See your doctor: You may infection---see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
I injured my fourth metacarpal and knuckle. When I press on my knuckle and move my finger my knuckle feels cracked and not normal is it broken?
Hand Dermatitis : Hand dermatitis may be due to several/combination of different causes. These may include a genetic predisposition, underlying dermatologic condition, and/or exposure to environmental irritants/allergens, such as those that may occur during work (occupational dermatitis). Nickel is a common allergen that may also be found in food (http://www.Athenaallergy.Com/nickel-allergy-diet.Html). ...Read more
Doctor's opinion? My whole body itches a lot.Esp my groin area, my penis burns sometimes and than itches.My thighs, arms, penis.?
See a doctor: You really need to seek medical attention. This combination of symptoms may be caused by conditions that require a prescription for treatment. Sexual contact should be avoided until you see a doctor and have a resolution. ...Read more
Have sore bruised feeling in my pointer and ring finger knuckles, theyre slightly reddish purple and itch, the skin isnt dry and not really swollen?
Not Sure: Hard to say what could be going on from your description. Things like excema, or psoriasis can cause skin redness and itchiness, although they don't usually cause pain. Other types of skin problems from allergic reactions to scabies could cause itchiness. If topical Hydrocortisone doesn't help get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello I had a dirtbike accident 3 weeks and now my hands hurt badly...my fingernails constantly hurt, my knuckles hurt also and I cannot put my hands ?
My hand is dry, cracking, burning and painful. Can I use clobetasol Propionate on my hand and a spot on my chest?
WHY?: Why is the skin on 1 hand, + a spot on your chest, dry, cracking,, burning, and painful? The answer to this question will indicate the best therapy. Maybe clobetasol [gel, cream, ointment, solution?] or maybe something else. Why do you have it in the first place? Incidentally you are entitled to the truth about glucosamine: it is a complete waste of money. ...Read more