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Red Bumps On Hands That Hurt
Hello I have small red bumps on my hand that hurt when I touch them and there are spreading to my left hand I was wondering if I should be concerned?
See a doctor: You should see a doctor to rule out infection and other problems. ...Read more
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
Rash: A picture and more historical information may be helpful. Otherwise, it's like chasing the wind. ...Read more
Why do my hands feel like they are burning up? It feels like my hands have a fever. It leaves itchy red bumps. They do tend to hurt when i touch them.
I have small red bumps on my feet (80%), and some on my hands, belly, back or legs. They are itchy at first, then they hurt and then dry out.
Dermatologist: I recommend that you consult a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. This could be a problem of insect bites such as bed bugs,etc and it would be important to have a specialist diagnose the condition as soon as possible so that whatever treatment you need, even if it's not an insect problem, can be started without much delay. ...Read more