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Recurring Itchy Finger
I have reoccurring hard, painful lumps under my skin on a few fingers and toes for the last year. They are not itchy and about 0.5-1 CM in diameter.?
It could just be: Scar or fibrous tissue, cyst, viral infection etc. Your primary Dr or Dermatologist can give you a definitive diagnosis. Best wishes! Http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/guide/cysts-lumps-bumps ...Read more
Anything other than H Whitlow recur in same spot? 2nd time w/ white raised bump on finger in same spot, no pain, no redness, dots in it, very itchy.
Itchy Finger Tips: Some of the more common causes of itchy finger tips include contact dermatitis, eczema, or an adverse reaction to foods or medications. Treatment for itching fingers will primarily focus on treating the cause of the itching, although oral medications and ointments are common treatment options. ...Read more
Depends on the cause: There are many causes of itchy skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions, allergic reactions, detergents, chemicals, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause itchy eyes. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Winter Itch?: I'm just taking a stab at this, but look up "cold-induced angioedema" and see if it fits your bill. The name is somewhat misleading but some people inherit the propensity to swell and itch in various parts of the body in the cold. Sometimes it it shows-up as a marker for some other medical problem. Try using non-prescription Benadryl (diphenhydramine). If it doesn't work, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My finger tip is itchy been like this for hours. What could it be? I just noticed yesterday afternoon
Xerosis or Reynaud's: The cold weather and low humidity removes the moisture barrier from the skin, causing substances to penetrate and cause irritation. Cold weather also may cause vasospsm in the fingers, reducing blood flow, which may result in the same dysfunction. Use moisturizers and gloves, and see your doctor for a complete evaluation. ...Read more
My fingers get dry and itchy after wearing latex & or plastic gloves, what could be causing this?
An allergic reaction: You might be developing an allergic reaction to either latex or one of the chemicals used to make the gloves. I would recommend avoiding contact with the type of gloves that are bothering you and seeing a board certified allergist or dermatologist to determine what you are allergic to. ...Read more
I have a bump on my finger and when I press on it, my whole finger feels weird. Kinda hurt and itchy?
Suggest: Sending a pic of the bump and discussing with the Healthtap doctor on call. ...Read more
Hi, I have small bumps on the side of my fingers. Not itchy, painless and they don't seem to have something on the inside. What could it be?
See a doctor: It could be many things, including wart. Please go to see a doctor and find out what it really is. ...Read more
Pompholyx perhaps: Pompholyx is a type of eczema where there are itchy blisters on the hands and/or feet, followed by inflamed and dry skin. It can be a temporary condition, or in some cases, is more persistent. There are various treatments that can help. A dermatologist can verify this or after examining the skin diagnose a different condition. ...Read more
I take a photo class, and my fingers were in the chemistry and are red and itchy, how do I clean/treat it?
I have tiny clear bumps inbetween 2 of my fingers. Clear liq comes out and are itchy. What it this? Also got one bump on my ankel
Itchy patch of skin on finger. No visible marks and skin looks normal but has itched everyday for the past month. What could that be?
Cut side of finger on top knckle 1wk ago. Itchy & raised like liquid is under it. Can't bend finger fully. Tiny amnt clear dischrge, no pain. Normal?
Infection in a cut: Over a joint can be serious. Liquid can be from bacteria or a raction ot a foreign body or can be joint fluid or may just be normal "ooze" from a wound that is open. So its not normal as it is cut and oozing. Sounds like it would help to get it looked at to make sure its not something that needs further attention. Clean bandaids, clean skin and a splint can help but get seen too. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers