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Red Patches On Palms Of Hands
What does it means to have like 12 red points patch in my hand only in my left hand posterior part not in the palm?
I have really red patches just started on the palm of both hands on the outside and up towards the little finger?
I developed a red itchy patch on my palm of my right hand, that has now developed small cluster-ish type bumps. The area itches but not intensely.?
Dermatitis or eczema: It could either one of them, eczema ooze little bet. Try to see your family he will help with it. ...Read more
Hi I have a rash that moves from 1 part of my body to the next it's red blochy patches that are very very itchy and sore even the palms of my hands?
There is a redness on the palms of my hands most of the time. What is causeing the palms of my hands to be Red most of the time?
Mutiple causes: You really need a complete physical exam and blood testing: sometimes this is involuntary vasomotor instability (similar to blushing); however it can also be related to other issues. ...Read more
Eczema: There are a few considerations, but eczema would be one that is fairly common. Dry skin itself is also common and can sometimes cause dry patches. Try using a non-perfumed cream or ointment right after showering while the skin is still damp, as well as 2-3 other times a day. If still a problem he should see his doctor. ...Read more
I noticed if the top of my hand has an itch and I scratch it then I get a red blood patch in that spot, should I be worried?
No. You may be: Describing "dermatographia." It's a brief reaction of the skin to a scratch which makes the tiny blood vessels under the skin more noticeable. I might suggest that you use some kind of moisturizer and mild soap to help with the itching. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I keep getting round dry patches all over my body. They are dry in the middle & red on the outside. On my hand I’m getting pins and needles?
Need to see doc: Additional info needed such as whether you are diabetic, etc. Seek med attention. ...Read more
Is it normal to have wet hands with redness on the palm? Happened for months now and I never have a wet palms before. It's because of weather change.
Likely weather, but: 18 y/o Female asks, Is it normal to have wet hands with redness on palm? Happened for months now and I never have wet palms before. It's because of weather change. Most likely the weather being summer has something to do with it. Hydration also. But if it persists beyond the season one should see the PCP as Hormones and other medical conditions can also be causative. ...Read more
My two year old at night lately has been itching his palm, then constantly puts his hand out for me to help. But no bumps or redness. Help!!!
Worth a try: Cool compresses or a mild OTC hydrocortizone cream are often effective in decreasing itching. ...Read more
Would applying Drysol to palms of hands help if you suffer from the TOP of the hand being red (due to hyperhidrosis)? If not, how to lessen redness?
HUH???: Hyperhidrosis does not cause redness of the dorsum [top] of the hand. Exactly which topical antibiotic? Why? Topical antibiotic and latex allergy certainly can make hands red. Why Benadryl? Used mostly as a sleep aid, should not be used except at bedtime. Echinacea is a waste of money. ...Read more
Asthmatic. Develops red patches on body, hand and face specially, are painful with burning feeling. This happens when she exerts. Symptoms last 1.5hrs?
More info needed: Could be due to many reasons. She should see an allergist and check with her family physician and/or pulmonologist also. ...Read more
I have small white patches on my arm with red dots in the centre of each. It's starts on my hand and extends to just below my elbow. It's not painful or itchy.?
Can't say what this: Is. These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more
I have a patch of red skin on the back of my hand. It's similar to a birthmark, but it just showed up about 20 minutes ago. What is it?
My sis 25yrs is asthmatic. When she works a lot she gets red patches on body, face and hand specially. She has burning sensation for 1hr.
Not enough info: Cause of her problem is complex. She should see an allergist. Don't waste any time as this could be the tip of the kceberg for something quite serious. ...Read more