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I have red bumps all over the back of my left hand and these bumps are also present on my fingers excluding the webbing of my fingers. Also red lines?

I have red bumps all over the back of my left hand and these bumps are also present on my fingers excluding the webbing of my fingers. Also red lines?

See a dermatologist: You can start with your doctor for initial assessment who may refer you to a dermatologist. Unfortunately we can't help you with limited information, you need to be seen and examined ...Read more

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I have a rash and cuts where my finger bends and in the web with pus, the skin is swollen purple and red. I have used hydrocortisone and neoposrin?

I have a rash and cuts where my finger bends and in the web with pus, the skin is swollen purple and red. I have used hydrocortisone and neoposrin?

Skin rash/pus Rx: It sounds like topical antibacterials and cortisone aren't working. Get evaluated shortly because you likely will need an oral antibiotic to treat the infection. ...Read more

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My little dog bit my finger and put a couple of sores in it no redness but it is swellen. I need to know what I should do.

My little dog bit my finger and put a couple of sores in it no redness but it is swellen. I need to know what I should do.

Med eval: If bitten by a dog ;
wound is minor - wash w soap ; water, apply antibiotic ointment ; cover w bandaid /bandage. Get tetanus shot if you haven’t had one in last 10 years or your don’t know. For more serious wound or possible infection, apply pressure ; obtain urgent care. Per mayo clinic, if last tetanus shot was > 5 years ago ; wound is “deep or dirty”, a booster shot may be recommended. If you. ...Read more

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I just burned with a glue gun, it is like bleedy with redness and my skin opened real bad, what should I do? I am paniking and I cannot feel my finger

I just burned with a glue gun, it is like bleedy with redness and my skin opened real bad, what should I do? I am paniking and I cannot feel my finger

You burned yourself!: Luckily it was over only a small part of your body and a non-cosmetic part of your body at that, The part of your body that people look at first is your face. And you didn't burn that! You can Coat the burned surface with sulfadene cream and gauze and to reduce infection and see your doc. ...Read more

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What causes tingling in the last 2 fingers, redness down that side of both palms which feels very warm?

What causes tingling in the last 2 fingers, redness down that side of both palms which feels very warm?

Cubital tunnel: Sounds like u have an entrapment of the ulnar nerve at the elbow. This is called cubital tunnel syndrome. Check with your doctor to have the diagnosis confirmed. ...Read more

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Have severe swelling in finger pad and pain is immense. No redness or pus sac. Is this a finger felon? What do I do.

Have severe swelling in finger pad and pain is immense. No redness or pus sac. Is this a finger felon? What do I do.

GO TO ED: Jeremy, I am sorry but WE CANNOT HELP YOU. You could lose your finger if you delay. You must be seen by federal law regardless of your ability to pay. ...Read more

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I have had pain in my legs and arms and have a Web like redness in the backs of my legs I've gone to two Dr's neither knew what it was?

I have had pain in my legs and arms and have a Web like redness in the backs of my legs I've gone to two Dr's neither knew what it was?

Hard to know: More information is required to give an educated opinion (more background info, better description or rash/picture, any laboratory studies, etc). A thought that comes to mind is polyarteritis nodosa, which occurs with inflammation of the blood vessels. It is a form of autoimmunity that may be triggered by certain infections. Often presents with lacy violet/red rash and painful joints or skin node ...Read more

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Cut webbing between thumb and finger? Any important nerves there?

Cut webbing between thumb and finger? Any important nerves there?

Yes: There are important nerves, arteries, and veins there. Plus muscles to control the fingers. Don't do it. ...Read more

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Pain in rt hand small finger for month. Pains while bending the finger. No sign of redness or deformity. No history of injury.

Pain in rt hand small finger for month. Pains while bending the finger. No sign of redness or deformity. No history of injury.

Old injury: It is likely that this could be a consequence of an old injury that went unnoticed. Inflammation or injury to the tendons is probably the cause of ongoing pain. See a hand physiotherapist. ...Read more

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I have intense pain in my right pointer finger and swelling however there is no pus or redness. Is this a felon. What do I do?

I have intense pain in my right pointer finger and swelling however there is no pus or redness. Is this a felon. What do I do?

You get seen.: No one can diagnose this by description. Any severe pain in an extremity, especially when there is visible swelling, means that there is such tension inside this closed space that the nerve is screaming for help. If the nerve is screaming, the blood supply is also being compromised, and that could result in loss of the finger.
Don't delay. ...Read more

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Puncture wound to the finger webbing while cutting food. What should I do? Made it bleed myself, then put gauze between fingers.

Puncture wound to the finger webbing while cutting food. What should I do? Made it bleed myself, then put gauze between fingers.

Be seen: Any puncture wound can be serious. Be seen by your physician to determine if you need antibiotics, stitches, or a tetanus booster. ...Read more

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My finger hurts when pressured inward after grabbing net and pulling up but no swelling or redness just hurts when throwing basbeball?

My finger hurts when pressured inward after grabbing net and pulling up but no swelling or redness just hurts when throwing basbeball?

Give it time: It may just be a strain or contusion. Give it time to heal (2-3 weeks). If it persists, see an orthopedist. ...Read more

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My friend has bumps under her skin, but only between her fingers and toes. What could this be no medications at this time. You can feel them moore than you can see them, they are the same color as my skin, no redness or darkness they don't hurt I can't f

My friend has bumps under her skin, but only between her fingers and toes. What could this be no medications at this time. You can feel them moore than you can see them, they are the same color as my skin, no redness or darkness they don't hurt I can't f

These: These sound like subcutaneous (under the skin) nodules. These can be seen in certain types of arthritis (i.e. Rheumatoid), and other types autoimmune disorders. This really is an issue that should be evaluated by a dermatologist. Please encourage your friend to make an appointment. ...Read more

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I have ichy bumps and redness on wedges of fingers, toes and scabs on legs, what is this?

I have ichy bumps and redness on wedges of fingers, toes and scabs on legs, what is this?

Scabies?: When someone has very itchy lesions especially at night involving also the webs of the fingers and toes, the bell of scabies rings in my head. On the other hand, scabies usually affects more parts of the body than the lower extremities. I do agree that you need to see a dermatologist but not a podiatrist since your problem is not confined to the feet. ...Read more

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There is pain in the knuckle of index finger with swelling and redness. What should I do?

There is pain in the knuckle of index finger with swelling and redness. What should I do?

Many possible causes: There are many causes for pain at that location. It is important to undergo evaluation with a specialist with experience evaluating and treating these issues. Infection, inflammatory diseases, and trauma are some of the causes of swelling and redness at this location. ...Read more

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Couple nights ago I woke up itching. I have small bumps on all fingers and toes but no where else. They really itch and there is no redness.

Couple nights ago I woke up itching. I have small bumps on all fingers and toes but no where else. They really itch and there is no redness.

See a dermatologist.: Dyshidrotic eczema? Scabies will itch over most of skin except face and scalp, not limited to fingers/ toes. ...Read more

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The skin around the urethral opening is web like. Instead of a consistent connection to under the labia it has spaces. No redness or drainage.

The skin around the urethral opening is web like. Instead of a consistent connection to under the labia it has spaces. No redness or drainage.

Vulvar-vestibular gl: There are numeruous superficial glands in the vulva. Sometimes their openings can be seen with a magnifier. No need to worry, it is normal ...Read more

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Hello! I use clorox to wash the dishes n cleaning the bathroom now my fingers are becoming swollen n ithchy n some redness...please can u help me?

Hello! I use clorox to wash the dishes n cleaning the bathroom now my fingers are becoming swollen n ithchy n some redness...please can u help me?

Gloves: If you're not wearing protective rubber or latex gloves your skin is being irritated and inflamed from moisture and exposure to chemicals. If you must use chlorox you'll have to protect your skin. ...Read more

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Sir its winters here and I find my fingers have red patches and swelled up. Digits of my feet is also developing mild redness and I feel mild pain.?

Sir its winters here and I find my fingers have red patches and swelled up. Digits of my feet is also developing mild redness and I feel mild pain.?

I believe you are: Probably experiencing the especially dry skin of winter to which your hands and fingers are very susceptible. Outside air humidity plunges and indoor heating makes it even drier. You're supposed to be washing your hands to avoid a cold...and there you are. Chapped! You need to improve your skin barrier. The way to do that is to replace moisture: look for emollients and humectants, 5-6 times a day! ...Read more

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What are the causes of finger joint pain and swelling/redness?

What are the causes of finger joint pain and swelling/redness?

A lot of things: This could be from an infection, inflammation or an injury. I would recommend you see a hand surgeon for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do for a bump & redness on pinky finger at top joint after a punch?

What to do for a bump & redness on pinky finger at top joint after a punch?

X-ray: Go get your finger an X-ray of your finger to see if there is a fracture. Additionally, there may be an infection at the site of the fracture. This needs to be done right away as this can be very serious. ...Read more

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I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

Diagnosis: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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Swelling, redness, pain in fingers & toe which happens only during winter for few weeks. Healthy & workout regularly. Chilblains?

Swelling, redness, pain in fingers & toe which happens only during winter for few weeks. Healthy & workout regularly. Chilblains?

Pain red toes: You maybe experiencing Raynaud's phenomenon which is associated with chilblains abnormal blood vessel response with chilblains common symptoms are itching, bumps and red to violet patches on hands and feet the clear up on it's own though can recur for years medication can help as well as dressing appropriately for the cold ...Read more

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Anything other than H Whitlow recur in same spot? 2nd time w/ white raised bump on finger in same spot, no pain, no redness, dots in it, very itchy.

Anything other than H Whitlow recur in same spot? 2nd time w/ white raised bump on finger in same spot, no pain, no redness, dots in it, very itchy.

Dyshidrotic Eczema: It may occur as a single episode but it often runs a chronic course at the same spot. See your PCP for definitive diagnosis and treatment or referral to a dermatologist. ...Read more