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Pimples On Fingers
White pimple on pinky finger, hard to touch and sometimes painful when pressed. Its on the bottom of my finger not the top.
Warm Wet Compresses: Avoid squeezing and trying to pop your pimples. You should apply a warm wet compress to the finger and leave it there for 10-20 minutes. Often, this will induce the pimple to drain naturally. This is preferred over popping a pimple because popping a pimple often leads to rupture under the skin and an ensuing infection that will cause more problems and require more care. ...Read more
I have a dry, a bit lighter than my skin, patch on my hand fingers have water filled pimple like, and finger is fatter, no itch, no pain, what is it?
Swollen finger: The swelling of the finger along with a vesicle present raises the question of a viral process. An allergic reaction is possible if you had a ring on that finger, although lack of itching would be unusual. You may need to see your physician or a dermatologist if lesions persist. ...Read more
I am having a white pimple on my middle finger on palm side I am 20 years old, its from inside of the skin and no pain until i touch it.it has been there since one month it is slowy increasing.
This probably is not: A pimple, but could be a wart. If it's painful to touch, I would have it looked at by your doctor. He/she can then properly diagnose and treat if necessary. ...Read more
see details: It is impossible to answer this without being able to see the lesions. Have a doctor take a look. ...Read more
I have a hard white pimple looking for on my finger. It does not hurt unless directly touched and it feels like a needle digging into my skin.
See dermatologist: 35 y/o female says i have a hard white pimple looking on my finger. It does not hurt unless directly touched and it feels like a needle digging into my skin. Most likely some form of wart. Best to see a Dermatologist to examine and possibly remove it. ...Read more
Keeps getting watery pimples on two of my fingers which then dry up and the skin peels off. What could it be or what's causing it?
Friend told me she developed itchy pimple-like red bumps on finger from ring. I tried ring on 3 days ago, now see tiny red itchy bump. What to do?
Metallic allergy: See your dermatologist for treatment. Metallic allergies due to the metal in the ring are treated by stop wearing the ring and hydro cortisone 1% cream... ...Read more
I have these weird puss pimples on my left ring finger I don't know how I got it or where it came from they are clear puss pimples that just started?
Herpetic whitlow: If there was some pain, tingling, or burning prior to the bumps showing up it could be a herpetic whitlow. Just leave it alone it will heal. Anti-viral medication sometimes help. A picture would be helpful to diagnose for sure. If any questions or if there is a lot of pain and redness see a doctor to ensure it isn't a bacterial infection ...Read more
Very itchy all over, expecially at night, itchy pimple rash on wrist and fingers, worried could be scabbies!?
Scabies: You are probably right. Get a skin scrape by a derm and a prescription and you'll recover quickly. ...Read more
My son has what looks like a pimple and also a wart on his finger. It is very sensitive to the touch.
Common wart: Common warts are viral infections and are quite contagious. They are generally painless. Pain indicates secondary bacterial infection. I would first get a OTC medicine like podophyllin to apply topically on the wart for a few days and cover it with a small bandaid. If no improvement in 1 wk, pl get it checked by the doctor. ...Read more
Pimple like spot behind a fingernail \u0026 a very hot \u0026 painful finger? This is the 2nd finger in a week.
This can be a very important problem, because there are various infections around the nail which need to be treated immediately. Some of these which are bacterial infections are actually called "felons" by dermatologists.
But there are many possibilities for this, and I believe that you should see the dermatologist immediately. We take care of skin hair and nails. ...Read more