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Red Rash On Thumb
Topical cortisone: Use topical cortisone cream, generic, that can be found at any drug store. Hope this helps!
Hi! I've red spots/small rashes on the back of my hands, from my thumbs until my index fingers in a semicircle. It's itch and burn. What's this? Thank
Infection: That would be the most common including things like a herpetic infection if vesicles (fluid filled little pockets) form.
I have what looks like a red rash with little white bumps on my right hand towards bottom of thumb and when I get hand wet it hurts. What could it be?
Hand rash: Hard to tell without looking at it, you have to see a doctor about it.
Woke up to red oval shape patch/rash on my hand-near thumb finger. Does not itch, burn, or hurt. It's been 3+ hours since I woke up & it hasn't change?
If not clear, get ch: You may have come in contact with something that caused an irritation or it could be a contact allergic reaction or a superficial burn or a pressure mark. It is best if it does not clear up, to have it checked by a dermatologist or general physician
I have this weird itchy red/bumpy rash, that has little zit like bubbles. It's from my thumb to mid way to my elbow. What could it be???
Rash: I'd really need more information about acuity/chronicity as well as associated symptoms - pain, drainage, size of bubbles - to hazard an educated guess. Could be contact dermatitis from something that touched this part of your arm. Could be shingles. A Dermatologist should have a look at this.
Rashes grows on both of my hands and when it recovers it grows on my torso instead. I notice red fade bump appear on my hand and slowly it grows again?
For 2 weeks I get stinging pain on the top of my hand. Effects both hands. Not the palm side. No rash no redness it stings for a few hours.?
Having small red itchy rashes for last 5 days. Close to 25 points. Mostly on my hand, neck, chest & back. Itching is not continuous on all points.
Allergy/Insect bites: You have an itchy rash on different parts of your body. It may be due to an allergy to something or it may be an allergic reaction to some kind of insect bite like mosquito bite.There are other possibilities. Have it checked if it persist. Meanwhilevyou can take some anti itching meds like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) over the counter till you see your doctor.
I have noticed 2 small itchy bumpy rashes (not red) on my left & one on my right hand. And several goosebump like patches on my left forearm. Worried.
I hav developed rashes on my hand n legs slowly increasing turns red. N swells along withthe near by aera n den settel leavin spot n givin out dry skin?
Getting small red skin rashes on hand and legs which dry after sometime. Not a sideaffect of medicines. Also ear swelled red?
Eczema: Commonly in the winter especially, eczema flares and the tx is steroidal creams and moisturizers
Experiencing itchy rash. Also describe me: Skin redness/irritation and Allergic reaction. What should I do? Hand arms and legs mostly hands& arms help
Too little info: Most skin rashes need to be examined in order to offer meaningful insight. In the case of a reaction, a discussion about potential exposures is also necessary.
My boyfriends thumb is red swollen but he doesn't have any open cuts or acute injuries to it. Swelling/redness is spreading. Is this contagious?
No: But it sounds like an infection that is getting worse. Have him checked very soon, it sounds like he needs antibiotics and potentially a tetanus shot. All the best.
I have a black spot on my thumb, with some redness on one side, I never got hurt in there, and I don't have pain. It has been the same for about six weeks?
See Dermatologist: It needs to be looked at to determine what it might be.
Hot glue gun wound on thumb. Redness and swelling around the edges. Had pus in center, now hardened greenish yellow color. Couple days old, advice?
Sound Infected.: When was your last tetanus shot? If it has been > 10 years ago or you don't know - should be repeated. At this point, medical assessment of thumb would be prudent.
Cat bit me at the base of thumb 24 hours ago. Swelling and redness that has (slightly) spread around one of the puncture wounds. Mild pain. Infection?
My son who is 3 has redness under both eyes about the size of your thumb nail what is it? He is not unwell
I have some swelling on my thumb and itchiness is there. I think its a insect bite. Please help as the swelling is incleasing as well as redness.
Is the lesion near: The nail? If so you may have an infection. If there is swelling, warmth, pain, redness, this may need medical attention to rule out an infection.