Doctor insights on:
Red Hands Causes
Will a dark spot remover OTC for under the eyes work to remove redness on my hand caused by psoriasis?
Red hands is also known as Redness of hands. Red hands is a symptom in which a person's hands are redder than normal. Redness is usually caused by increased blood (red colored) in the reddened area. Increased blood flow can be due to allergies, inflammation, infection, hormonal changes, nerve problems, ...Read more
Possible infection: If you get redness and swelling around where you have a splinter, the first concern is the beginning of an infection. I would recommend an evaluation by a health care professional today. You may be placed on antibiotics. In addition, the splinter will need to be removed. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have very swollen/ red hands all of the time for the last 3 yrs. When i put pressure on them they turn white. What could be underlying causes?
Increased blood flow: Swelling with redness, the latter being blanchable, could be a sign of increased vascularity. The fact that you have been living with this for many years indicates that it is not an acute process but still should be inspected by your physician to make sure that your bp, joints, inflammation markers, etc are all ok and not causing what you are describing. Hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Raynaud's phenomenon: Raynaud's phenomenon is a vasospastic disorder causing discoloration of the fingers, toes, and occasionally other areas. Named after french physician maurice raynaud (1834–1881), the phenomenon is believed to be the result of vasospasms that decrease blood supply to the respective regions. Stress and cold are classic triggers. ...Read more
I get really red hands and spotchy white smears dotted all over hands very regularly, can this be indicative of anything ?
See below: If it is eczema, use moisturizing ointments multiple times a day on you hands to keep moisture in. Also, steroid creams can help reduce inflammation. The 3 first rules for eczema care per dr. Ronald hanson of phoenix children's hospital (who edits the largest pediatric derm book) are: 1) moisturizing, 2) moisturizing, and 3) moisturizing! ...Read more
Why do I have red hands during the winter months? They are either very cold, which is typical, and occasionally they are very hot. I'm not a diabetic.
Hyperemic Response: In many individuals cold exposure to the hands causes the vessels to dilate and a hyperemic response occurs. The result is usually very warm, very red skin changes. It can be the body’s response to cold where the tissues can become ischemic with build-up of toxins due to the decreased circulation. This response helps wash toxins away and the tissue to recover. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How do you distinguish a real janeway lesion?Since 1month have red hands, no painful.When i push my palms the red dissapear and appears 2 seconds later
Not Janeway: Janeway lesions do not blanch, meaning that when you press on them, they do not disappear. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Red palms of hands causes
- Causes of itchy red spots on my hands
- Causes of itchy red hands
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Causes of red hands
- What causes hands to turn red?
- Red hands and feet causes
- Hot red hands causes
- Talk to a dermatologist online