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Redness In Palms Of Hands
Is red palms and hands after eating a sign of palmar erythema, or is it sign of blood being diverted from extremities to stomach, I have fatty liver?
No: Red palms IS palmar erythema. Red hands is not. What you describe may be true palmar erythema, or it may not. It is never due to diversion of blood flow away from the hands. Besides advanced liver disease, it can be due to local factors on the hands, thyroid disease, eczema, psoriasis, blood disorder [increase in red cells], pregnancy or increased estrogen, etc. Avoid alcohol. ...Read more
Many things can:
Swelling in the hands and the feet is a common occurrence that has a variety of possible triggers. The most common possibility is idiopathic edema, which occurs when excess fluid builds up in the body, with no specific trigger or cause.
Idiopathic edema is generally more common in women than in men, and is often accompanied by unexplained sodium retention. ...Read more
Tiny skinny red veins on palm of. Hands that show some times more than others? Is this concerning?
Involuntary: This is often referred to as vasomotor instability: it is involuntary, like blushing, or flushing of skin. Veins are blue. Capillaries are red. ...Read more
Pregnant. I noticed a tiny red dot on palm of hand, appears to be under skin. Has been there for about 2 weeks. What could it be?
Visualize: Without seeing the reason I do not think we will be able to comment on the possible cause. Consider scheduling a virtual visit and attaching an image with one of our primary care doctors ...Read more
What medication can I take for this desease coxsackie the small red blisters on palm of hand and bottom of feat is itchin alot?
Pompholyx?: Read about dyshidrotic eczema and see if this matches. If so, the treatment varies depending on the severity. Best wishes. ...Read more
Red circular palm/hand lesions itchy itchy soles random swelling fingers always tired no energy. Negative Lyme & syphilis tst. Occurring for 12 weeks?
Well: How long have you been on doxycylline? Since this is not likely an essential drug, you should check with your doctor to see if can discontinue it for a couple of weeks. Otherwise you need further work up. ...Read more
I have red spots on palms of hands under skin. hands feel warm & tight; skin peeling slightly. No fever or itching. some type of dermatitis?
Red spots on palms: Some of the causes of red spots on your palms include dyshidrotic eczema (pompholyx), contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, fungal infection, psoriasis, syphilis, and rocky mountain spotted fever, a tick-borne illness that can cause rash on the palms. You really should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
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
I have red blotches on palms of my hands the feeling of my hands are really weird texture only started yesterday but hasn't went away.
Palmar erythema: You picked a really complex symptom. Sometimes it also affects the soles (plantar erythema). Sometimes no one can figure out what caused it, after excluding a host of disorders like lupus or cirrhosis, or a drug side-effect (toperamate), or post viral infection, including Rubeola (German Measles). If it doesn't go away in a few days, a trip to your PCP is needed. Skin peeling may occur later. ...Read more
What could this not itchy or dry red mark be on palm right hand from pinkie to wrist, not going away looks like been nearly burnt in hot water?
Needs to be seen: Unfortunately skin issues need to be seen to be evaluated properly and diagnosed - literally a picture is worth 1, 000 words. Go see your family doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Took ibuprofen now my temp is norma for 3 days now, but now facial rash&scalp also, red itchy spots on palms of hands & soles of feet. What do I do?
Allergic reaction: If the rash appeared after taking Ibuprofen and not before, then it can be an allergic reaction to it. Some people develop hives from such medications called nsaids. You may need to take an antihistamine to help you with the rash but I would avoid all nsaids, until you are evaluated by a doctor. If you need to take something for a fever, from now on take Acetaminophen instead. ...Read more
I have one little red circle in the palm of my hand that apeared this morning. What might this be?
See your doctor: Your doctor will have to examine your skin personally to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read more
Depends: Dry skin and redness is most often caused by lifestyle behaviors, such as frequent hand washing or exposure to harsh chemicals without proper moisturization. Some medical conditions, such as thyroid disorders or diabetes may increase your susceptibility to dryness. There is a protein called filaggrin that is altered in some people with eczema or a severe form of dry skin, called ichthyosis. ...Read more
Is there a connection between red hot hands (palms, fingers) and dysautonomia - sometimes they get red and hot especially in warmer temps.?
I have noticed dark red spots on the palm of my hands and its itchy? What possibly could it be? I had noticed this earlier buy it went away...
I have red spots in the palm of my hands and soles of my feet that are now purple and itchy. What causes this?
New: If this is something new and recent, you may have hand foot and mouth disease ...Read more
Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn? They almost look like little blisters.
Hand Dermatitis: This is a type of excema that you are describing. A dermatologist can prescribe some topical prescriptions that can help alleviate your symptoms. ...Read more
I have small red itchy spots on my palms of hands and same between my toes and soles of my feet. It occurred as of yesterday what could this be?
Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn like crazy? They are actual little blisters that have water in them.
Dyshidrotic Eczema: Dyshidrotic eczema is a condition in which small, usually itchy blisters develop on the hands and feet. People are more likely to develop dyshidrotic eczema when they are under stress, have allergies, their hands are often in water or are moist. The cause is unknown. Treatment is usually with strong topical prescription cortisone like clobex, vanos, or ultravate. ...Read more
I have these red spots in the palm of my hand, most of the time I can't see them because they match my skin color but sometimes I get a burning sensation. Usually though they are not noticeable but when I touch them they feel similar to warts. Only they a
Get seen?: Based on your description, I think your intuitive diagnosis is probably correct. These are likely form of Wart. Other possible diagnosis are much less likely as they occur on palmar surfaces. I suggest you see your primary doctor or a dermatologist and biopsy one of these lesions and then treat the rest with one of a variety of treatments. Then you can stop worrying about them! Get well soon. ...Read more