Doctor insights on:
Severe Itching On Bottom Of Foot
Itching wrists feet: Nothing in particular. Consider things you are touching or coming in contact with. If no answers present themselves, them it's off to the dermatologist you go. ...Read more
Iam 29 yr old female since 2 yr 6mnth iam suffering frm pale patch on foot with severe itching around it and on it is dry intial it smal?
Athlete's foot: The symptoms described may be tinea pedis (also known as athlete's foot). Typical treatment for athlete's foot is using a topical anti-fungal and control the itching. An online consult is advised as you can upload a picture and appropriate recommendations can be made for your specific condition. Decrease recurrence by treating shoes with antifungal powder and change out of sweaty socks. ...Read more
May be nerve...: Without a visible rash and/or break in the skin, the sensation of "itching" is nerve related. Keep track of what may be related to its onset — such as 1) did you eat something that triggered it?, 2) did you wear something that irritated the area?, 3) did you move a certain way that may have aggravated it? DISCUSS with your PCP too — sometimes may be related disease — like diabetes, thyroid, etc. ...Read more
There is crusting on my feet and on the back it has some small bubbles and often severe itching. Any treatment for this?
Yes: It sounds like athlete's foot, a common fungal infection of the skin on the feet. Try using an over-the-counter medication like Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin. Use the medications as directed, and if it doesn't improve or worsens, see your doctor. It might be another problem, requiring a different course of treatment. ...Read more
Hi Dr iam 29 yr old house wife residing in saudi arabia,since past 2 yr and 6 mnth iam suffering from a pale patch on foot with severe itching dry
Let a doc look at it: People of a number of differen ethnic groups are at greater risk for certain types of skin cancer that tend to occur on the hands and/or feet. Color change can also be due to an issue with the immune system affecting pigment cells. If possible, have a physician take a look. Though simple explanations like a fungal infection can also explain your skin change, better to be clear about what it is. ...Read more
I suffer from severe itching in my whole body (my feet in specific) now and then . Sometimes after doing body waxing, and sometimes after bathing, what would be a possible reason
Possible allergy: You may be allergic to something in the waxing or to something in the bath water. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: These symptoms are too serious to ignore. Consult a dermatologist as soon as possible. ...Read more
A few times a year, a rash appears all over my body, and I get severe itching at my extremities such as hands and feet, the top of my head.?
Hives?: This sounds like an allergic reaction. You could try an over the counter antihistamine the next time this appears and see if you get relief within an hour or so. It would be helpful to get in to your doctor the next time it shows up. Identifying the trigger is key to avoiding it in the future. ...Read more
Small red bumpy spots on hands feet very itchy then dry blisters started feet then palms now arms and legs severe itching?
Red bumps on arms l: It seems like you have some kind of ongoing contact dermatitis and you need to be evaluated by you physician. If it was viral illness which can present like you describe, but that clears up without any tratment. In your case description you got spread to your arms with otching which makes me think it is some kind of contact or allergic dermatitis, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
I have spiderweb like material that crawl all over my body from head to toe, with severe itching. They come out of these tiny black dots on my skin.
Be seen: Would be well served to be fully evaluated. A good medical checkup would be a good place to start. ...Read more
Depends...: Depends on what's causing it. (it's probably not athlete's foot, if that's what you were thinking.) you could be allergic to some component of your shoes or socks, or the itching could be a harbinger of an internal problem. See a dermatologist. ...Read more
Acute athlete's foot: The first thing that comes to mind is that this is one of the presentations of acute athlete's foot. Use drying soaks (epsom salts or dilute vinegar) and a topical antifungal... I prefer patients use lotrimin ultra or Lamisil (terbinafine) cream. You can use certain-dry pads or solutions to decrease perspiration. If this doesn't work, see a podiatrist and be sure to inform them of what you have tried already. ...Read more
Many possibilities: The severe itching can be caused by the swollen anles and rash. The question is why the rash? From scratching?/ allergic reaction? Bite? Poison ivy? There are some disease processes that can cause both too, so, instead of guessing here, a visit to a doctor sounds like a great idea. ...Read more
I was bitten by a Yellow Fly, bottom of foot, it itches, is hard and red. I'm on Immunosuppressants for RA/Fibro. Could my meds prevent healing?
Observe: Observe for spreading redness, increased pain or tenderness, or swelling of the foot. These symptoms, if they develop, should be promptly seen by your physician for evaluation and treatment as infection of the bite would then be likely. In view of being somewhat immunocompromised, this is most important. ...Read more
My brother has suffered from very severe itching all over his body for about 8 years now. He itches right after bathing or when he sweats.?
Cholinergic ?: If he has itchy bumps also, then it is called cholinergic urticaria which flares up after the body gets heated up then cools off. This can often be prevented by taking an antihistamine such as zyrtec (cetirizine). It may go away by itself with time but is not a serious health issue. ...Read more
Itching feet: Itching at the bottom of the knee could be just from dry feet. See the bottom of your feet or you may have some contact from your socks or shoes. Are you taking any meds? Or do you have athletes feet? See your Dr please. ...Read more
Localized peeling on bottom of foot no itching or burning, only peeling. Have tried anti fungal cream.
Itch relief: Is this isolated itching with no rash, no skin yellowing, no nausea, no loss of appetite, no difficulty breathing? If so, you can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to help with itching. Believe it or not, acupuncture can be great for itching. If you have other generalized symptoms or the itching does not resolve, please seek medical evaluation. Take care. ...Read more
Get it medically: Evaluated. Do you have a rash or other lesions? Is this generalized or in just one specific location? History needs to be taken and this needs to be visualized with possible lab tests to obtain an accurate assessment. Take Care. ...Read more
Change medication : If medication is prescription there are other similar ones that could help that have fewer side effects. You may be allergic to the medication. ...Read more
Severe itching: Intense uncomfortable sensation causing an urge to scratch skin. ...Read more
Need more info: How long has this been present? Any other areas of the body involved? New clothing, laundry soap, or bedsheets? Could be contact dermatitis or allergic reaction to one of the above, or something else, but would probably involve the entire body if allergy to something taken orally, like food or medicine. Oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (no rx needed) can help relieve symptoms, but finding/stopping cause is better! ...Read more
Not with JRA per se:
Itching is not a usual symptom of jra. It may be a reaction to some medication. You may wish to consult this site for more information.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001487/. ...Read more
Itch: You need to see a doctor. This could be an infectious etiology but the only way to know is to be seen. Trying to stop the itch is not an appropriate measure until infection has been ruled out. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Itch middle bottom of foot sciatica
- Itch on bottom of foot that won t go away
- Water blisters on the bottom of my foot that itch
- White spot on bottom of foot that does not itch
- Severe pain in fourth and small toe and underneath on bottom of foot
- Why does the bottom of my foot keep itching like crazy?
- Itch bottom
- Severe itching
- Big red circle on bottom of foot that itch