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My wrist is burning. I have no rash, no swelling, no warmth of the skin, no fever, no bumps or anything. I have not injured my wrist.?

My wrist is burning. I have no rash, no swelling, no warmth of the skin, no fever, no bumps or anything. I have not injured my wrist.?

R/o CTS.: Carpal tunnel syndrome with compression of the nerves passing beneath wrist. Band called flexor band causes like burning over wrist and hand. Similalry any old injuries at higher level above the level of wrist from neck level somewhere in the past with surfacing nerve damage now can cause. Cervical rib the extension of cer. L spine's lateral projection into a rib like str)can by pr. On ns in neck. ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Need Dermtologist: A widespread rash such as what you have described especially with blistering demands immediate attention preferably by a dermatologist. Without fever in an otherwise healthy individual conditions such as allergic reactions or immune mediated blistering diseases need to be considered and worked up by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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5 years old is having red itchy rashes on neck, itching on back, ears and face, swelling on face. Fever 100.Skin is rough. Is it strep throat/measles?

5 years old is having red itchy rashes on neck, itching on back, ears and face, swelling on face. Fever 100.Skin is rough. Is it strep throat/measles?

Needs to be seen: Cannot be diagnosed on this platform with this limited information, which indicate need for medical attention, kindly take your child to the pediatrician, wish you both wellness ...Read more

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Strange skin rash that looks like red dots inside of skin on hand and forearm. Dots don't fade when pressed, but no fever, stiff neck, pain, etc?

Strange skin rash that looks like red dots inside of skin on hand and forearm. Dots don't fade when pressed, but no fever, stiff neck, pain, etc?

See details: It is impossible to offer specifics without being able to visualize the rash. See a doctor if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Experiencing hand pain, hand swelling, hand tingling and warm skin on the back of my hand. Also itchy but no rash. Display photo is of hand

Experiencing hand pain, hand swelling, hand tingling and warm skin on the back of my hand. Also itchy but no rash. Display photo is of hand

Hand pain: Great way to send picture. But can't seem to zoom in. What sort of work do you do? Exposed to chemicals in work or do you have to wear gloves you sweat in for work? ...Read more

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I recently having small fevers fatigue over a week. I had a head to toe rash. And now I woke up with very swollen hands and feet and sore joints?

I recently having small fevers fatigue over a week. I had a head to toe rash. And now I woke up with very swollen hands and feet and sore joints?

Need to be seen: Your symptoms may be related to an infection or possibly an autoimmune process. There are several viral infections that can give you the symptoms you describe and lab work can confirm if this it the case. For the majority the only intervention is time and controlling symptoms such as fever and pain. You want to limit your exposure to others until you are seen by a medical provider. ...Read more

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Had red rash all over body.4 days I'm on 3 different anitihistamin. Now joint stiffness, swelling feet, ankles, hands, wrist. What could this be?

Had red rash all over body.4 days I'm on 3 different anitihistamin. Now joint stiffness, swelling feet, ankles, hands, wrist. What could this be?

Food Allergies?: Three antihistamines you are taken, are they prescription antihistamins or you are taking over the counter like claritn, benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Allegra or zyrtec.And do you know what you are allergic to.
If not already I will recommend you consult an allergist. Food allergies can cause rash and swelling of joints as well
and rheumatoid arthritis can cause rash.
So consult your md/allergist/rheumatologist, some one. ...Read more

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I have aosd, I've started mtx inj. 4cc, when is it going to start working? Its been 3weeks n my hair is falling out in chunks, but pain, rashes, fevers, swelling stil present

I have aosd, I've started mtx inj. 4cc, when is it going to start working? Its been 3weeks n my hair is falling out in chunks, but pain, rashes, fevers, swelling stil present

Weeks-months: The drug could take 8 weeks or longer and that is on the assumption that mtx will work. You are on a low dose and the hair loss may not allow your physician to raise the dose. My feeling is that you will require a different drug and I would speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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I am having white pimple type rashes on my hands as well as extreme swelling. It itches and is spreading up my forearm. Is this bad?

I am having white pimple type rashes on my hands as well as extreme swelling. It itches and is spreading up my forearm. Is this bad?

Allergic Reaction?: Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) right way. If there is red streak and pain with or without Fevers then there may be a component of Infection. This needs Examination immediately. ...Read more

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Which meds r proven to help with adult stills disease? Swelling, rashes, pain, fevers) im currently on asulfadine n dapro, it doesn't work

Which meds r proven to help with adult stills disease? Swelling, rashes, pain, fevers) im currently on asulfadine n dapro, it doesn't work

It depend: There are many drugs depending on the severity of the condition.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). Glucocorticoids. People with high-fever spikes, severe joint symptoms or complications with their internal organs might require glucocorticoids, such as prednisone, methotrexate. The medication Methotrexate (rheumatrex, trexall) has been used successfully in a small series of people ...Read more

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After a Crohn's flare-up, she's having rashes and swelling (not always colocated) that moves around a lot between feet/legs and hands/arms.

After a Crohn's flare-up, she's having rashes and swelling (not always colocated) that moves around a lot between feet/legs and hands/arms.

See doc: Crohn's can be associated with some skin rashes and changes, including tender red/purple nodules on shins and arms (erythema nodosum), psoriasis-like rashes, other inflammatory changes. Take pictures, see your doc. Meds can cause skin reactions too. ...Read more

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My 16 yo daughter has had flares of swelling of hands, feet lips and rashes for the past 5 years. Ana 1 in 164, no butterfly rash.?

My 16 yo daughter has had flares of swelling of hands, feet lips and rashes for the past 5 years. Ana 1 in 164, no butterfly rash.?

Mystery disease: I presume you are already taking your daughter to a rheumatologist. Ask him to consider the possibility of spondylarthropathy and ask him test for hla-b27. ...Read more

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My 2 year old son has a dark rash all over him and is running a fever and red inside his mouth. Thinking maybe Hand Foot and Mouth??

My 2 year old son has a dark rash all over him and is running a fever and red inside his mouth. Thinking maybe Hand Foot and Mouth??

Fever is emergency: Any fever in a toddler of your son's age requires an urgent visit at the family medical clinic. It is not advised to sit at home watching this. Please sign off of the internet and get your son to health care today. ...Read more

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Can someone have lupus even if the only symptom is bilateraljoint pain in hands, shoulder, knees, wrist? (-)rashes, photosensitivity, weakness, fatigue, fever

Can someone have lupus even if the only symptom is bilateraljoint pain in hands, shoulder, knees, wrist? (-)rashes, photosensitivity, weakness, fatigue, fever

Of Course; ; Hope No: Lupus erythematosus is a notoriously variable disease process, from person to person ; time to time. Since which portions of their body the person's immune system is currently targeting, ; to what degree, varies widely, the consequences also vary widely. Even with high quality lab, diagnosis is problematic ; while treatment outcome, by only medications, can help, outcomes are rarely very good. ...Read more

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I have itchy rashes on the face and hands with fever, sore throat, and red conjunctiva. What could this be?

I have itchy rashes on the face and hands with fever, sore throat, and red conjunctiva. What could this be?

Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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I have an allergic skin rash. Can hay fever give rashes?

I have an allergic skin rash. Can hay fever give rashes?

Usually not: "hay fever" refers to the sneezing, itching and nasal congestion of allergic reactions to pollens, most commonly to the weed pollens and molds that are common during the time of year that hay is being harvested. Only in the most exquisitely allergic do these reactions cause rashes. Allergic rashes are very difficult to diagnose; see an allergist or dermatologist for help with this. ...Read more

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Can a rash on the hands and toes cause swelling?

Can a rash on the hands and toes cause swelling?

Yes: If the rash is associated with infection or cetain systemic diseases. ...Read more

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Swelling of right hand and fingers. Bumpy rash.?

Swelling of right hand and fingers. Bumpy rash.?

Varied causes: It could be an allergic reaction to something you came in contact with or other form of eczema but best to get checked as you may need medication to resolve issue. ...Read more

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Acute facial swelling/pain/rash/fever, what to do?

Acute facial swelling/pain/rash/fever, what to do?

Allergic reaction: The symptoms are consistent with an acute allergic reaction. The rash probably correlates with that diagnosis. Sinusitis rarely, if ever, causes facial swelling and a rash. Try a non-sedating antihistamine such as Claritin (loratadine) or Allegra and consult an allergist. ...Read more

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Hi I have had blood spots in my urine and swelling of my face and hands with a rash starting to come up could you give me some clues please?

Hi I have had blood spots in my urine and swelling of my face and hands with a rash starting to come up could you give me some clues please?

See the doc: Those symptoms are too complex and varied to make a good guess without examination and running some tests. You should see your doctor about them. ...Read more

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I've been itchy all day (first neck then shoulder now ankle) the places that itch are swelling with no rash. I now also have a slight fever What is it?

I've been itchy all day (first neck then shoulder now ankle) the places that itch are swelling with no rash. I now also have a slight fever What is it?

Angioedema: This appears to be an allergic reaction to something internal or external. It could be part of a viral infection. Take an antihistamine like benadryl (can make you drowsy) or Claritin (loratadine) for relief. Try to think of anything you ate that could have brought on this reaction. See your physician if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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I have a rash that keeps developing on my arms, legs and palms of my hands. There is swelling. What could this be?

I have a rash that keeps developing on my arms, legs and palms of my hands. There is swelling. What could this be?

Consider. .: A formal consultation through HealthTap Prime, where you could provide a picture or image of the rash. Otherwise, it's not really feasible to guide you adequately without have a very detailed description, but really for most rashes you have to see them to even have a possibility to identify them. Best of luck. ...Read more

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What does mild swelling look like with barely to no pitting I have lupus and severe pain fevers and butterfly rash fatigue;lupus flare?

What does mild swelling look like with barely to no pitting I have lupus and severe pain fevers and butterfly rash fatigue;lupus flare?

Pitting not arthriti: Pitting is not arthritis but occurs with edema and fluid collection. This could be a lupus flare but depending on you medication, labooratory studies we can make a better diagnosis. Ask your rheumatologist to clarify the disease activity of you SLE. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more