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Skin Peeling On Palm Of Hands
What can be the cause of skin peeling from palm of hand at base of thumb, also have skin peeling in arch of foot.
Can be: It could also just be dry skin. The fact it is excessive kind of implies to me that you are unable to control the condition to your liking. Therefore, I wold recommend a visit to the dermatologist who likely will be able to help solve your problem or keep it at bay and minimize it. (sometimes if hands exposed to excess water like when doing dishes or harsh checmical this can also occur.).
None that I know of.: But I recommend you see a dermatologist.
Hand Dermatitis: An estimated 2% to 10% of the general population is affected by hand dermatitis. 20% to 35% of all dermatitis affects the hands. 9% to 35% of all occupational disease and up to 80% or more of all occupational contact dermatitis. Five occupations were responsible for more than 60% of these cases: 1Housekeeper, 2-Bricklayer, 3-Worker in metallurgic or mechanical industry, 4-Hairdresser, 5health care
My hands and feet have the red scaly itchy peeling skin. Looks like the palm on the web site. What is that?
Fungus: Is the most likely cause. But many things can cause this. I suggest you see a dermatologist.See 2 more doctor answers
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.
One more question I was taking a glove off and my hand touched outer glove peeling skin on hands and day old cuts on knuckles would I get hep c?
Hepatitis C: Perhaps you are working in the wrong field. If you are this afraid of your loved one or a patient you are caring for then they will not be getting good care. The answer once again is an absolute no.
Hello sir my mom hand skin peeling off and irritation. Her doctor giving acitretin capsules ip 25 mg. And still problem persists. What can I do for?
Acitretin is a: retinoid or vitamin A derivative typically used to treat moderate to severe psoriasis. Typically your mother's Dermatologist would have tried several other topical medications before adding this. Unfortunately, it may add redness, itching, scaling, peeling for the first several weeks as the body adjusts. She needs to stay in close touch with her Doctor to monitor side effects and modify treatment
Peeling skin/air filled blisters on fingers of each hand, randomly appear. No pain, redness, itching, no symptoms but peeling and blisters?
Blisters on hand: May be dyshidrosis, a form of eczema or eczema. Antihistamines may help as can topical steroids may help in short term but long term can repredispose to infection and/or skin thinning. Would f/u /w/ dermatologist. Https://nationaleczema. Org/eczema/types-of-eczema/dyshidrotic-eczema/
Severe dry and peeling skin over hand and thumb from having cast for 8 weeks. Can I use a moisturizer or will I cause an infection?
76 year old female with stage 4 small cell Lung cancer, also in the liver. Presenting with hand shakes & skin peeling off her hands- what's happening?
This sounds like: A response to chemotherapy. Since we do not know her medical history or treatment history it would be best to contact her treating health care provider for more information regarding this current condition.
76 yr old female with stage 4 SC Lung cancer & in liver. Not on treatment. Presenting with hand shakes & skin peeling off her hands- what's happening?
As noted before: It is likely that these findings are due to previous chemotherapy. Without the patient's historical and treatment information a definitive statement cannot be given. Contact the patient's health care provider for a meaningful answer based on known information about her.
New skin cleanser?: Could be due to exposure to a new skin cleanser. Should return to normal in a few days
A spider may have bitten my neighbor 8 days ago, camping in oregon. Swollen finger, a swelling with a blister on his palm. Skin peeling. Dangerous?
Someone with skin peeling all over hands used my laptop and then I did right after. Can any diseases be transmitted from this?
Unlikely: There are no transmissible disorders that produce peeling of the skin of the hands. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.
None: None help. If a rash is involved, see a dermatologist. If no rash is involved, try a moisturizing lotions.
My son has skin peeling from his feet and hands. He is 4 years old. Is this some kind of deficiency or allergy?
Maybe: It may be keratolysis exfoliativa but see dermatologist to discuss treatment options.