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I been waking up with itchy palms and soles both with flat pink blotches its been on and off for 6 months and lasts about an hour.

I been waking up with itchy palms and soles both with flat pink blotches its been on and off for 6 months and lasts about an hour.

Need evaluation: You definitely needs to see your gp for more eval. Try to go there when you have the pink blotches. Do you have them in any other location besides palms and soles? Certain things like allergy/urticaria; exposure to something affecting your palms/soles, etc- including secondary syphillis should be considered. The rash in syphillis usually stays there and not only for 1 hour.Go to see gp get checked. ...Read more

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Why are my palms so red and itchy?

Why are my palms so red and itchy?

Inflammation: Hard to say what the problem is, but you may have a fungal infection of the hands, you may have a medication reaction and you may have other problems. Allergic reactions present this way. I would recommend you to be seen by your pcp and get appropriately evaluated. ...Read more

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What can cause toddler with itchy palms?

Itchy palms: Itchy palms can result from hand, foot and moth disease and from peeling hands following a strep infection. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of itchy palms? There is nothing visible on the surface, and washing or anti itch ointments do not alleviate it.

What could be the cause of itchy palms? There is nothing visible on the surface, and washing or anti itch ointments do not alleviate it.

Possible allergy: This is not an uncommon problem and usually results from irritation from an allergic response or eczema. Please see attached for further insight. You may need a prescription ointment to alleviate the symptom. Good luck! ...Read more

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Itchy swollin palms and eye lids?

Itchy swollin palms and eye lids?

Allergies: Patients with allergies can develop scaly, red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies. This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin (loratadine) or allegra. ...Read more

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I have red swollen palms.. Itchy... Hurts.. everyday?

I have red swollen palms.. Itchy... Hurts.. everyday?

Skin issues: Please get evaluated for appropriate diagnosis and treatment. It could be eczema, fungal infection, pustulosis etc. ...Read more

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My 21 month old has itchy palms at night. What may be the cause and how do I treat it. She seems miserable at night. Thank YOU!

My 21 month old has itchy palms at night. What may be the cause and how do I treat it. She seems miserable at night. Thank YOU!

In addition to the: oral antihistamines (Benadryl) at night and topical 1% hydrocortisone cream, you can also try Aquaphor (more of an ointment) and if she'll keep them on, cotton gloves over that. Please talk to her pediatrician so that you can show him/her what the palms look like, if these treatments aren't helping. ...Read more

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My both palms are itchy for the last few days. I never had allergies nor i used or ate any thing other than usual. Please help!?

My both palms are itchy for the last few days. I never had allergies nor i used or ate any thing other than usual. Please help!?

Medication?: An allergic reaction to a medication will often be the cause of itching of the palms and/or soles. If there are no new medications, then i would try to control the symptom by using a non-sedating anti-histamine such as claritin, (loratadine) Allegra or zyrtec. If the symptom continues it might be time to see an allergist. ...Read more

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I have this tingly feeling around my body for sometime now, I had also had this rush and itchy feeling in my palms nd feet recently. Can u help me?

I have this tingly feeling around my body for sometime now, I had also had this rush and itchy feeling in my palms nd feet recently. Can u help me?

Possible allergy: Itching of the palms and soles may be some sort of allergic reaction to something internal or external. Take notice to see when it happens. Do you get this reaction on exposure to heat or cold for example? In the meantime try taking an antihistamine as needed. See an allergist if symptoms persist or if HIves or swelling of lips,etc occur. ...Read more

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Do really itchy palms mean infection?

Do really itchy palms mean infection?

Rash: Not necessarily. Many forme of dermatitis (eczema) can also cause similar symptoms. ...Read more

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What is the cause of itchy palms and feet accompanied by nausea?

What is the cause of itchy palms and feet accompanied by nausea?

Too Many: For something like this it is important to know if you have ingested any new medications, food, etc. Also, whether you have had any changes in environmental factors at home or been to any new regions. If you have any respiratory symptoms (tightness in the chest or throat, wheezing, difficulty breathing), seek medical treatment immediately. Otherwise, schedule an appointment with your physician. ...Read more

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How come i get itchy bumps on palms of hands?

How come i get itchy bumps on palms of hands?

Contact dermatitis: Most itchy bumps/spots of the palms are due to a contact dermatitis, or irritation from some exposure in our day-to-day world. This includes anything from lotions to our clothes to our tools at work. If these are new i would think about new exposures you might have had. If it doesn't improve with cessation of those exposures then i would talk with your primary physician. ...Read more

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What causes itchy palms, feet and flank pain

Your itching: Is probably not related to the flank pain. Many causes for itching. Have a dermatologist evaluate this. ...Read more

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Red itchy palms, is this caused by hormones?

Red itchy palms, is this caused by hormones?

Red pa;lms: Red itchy palms are tough to deal with but it is unlikely that it caused by hormones. The problems with your hands are likely to get worse, not better, if you don't go and see your doctor soon. He/she may be able to help you but you might need a referral to Rheumatologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have flat, red itchy spots on my palms? I think they may be burns.

What does it mean if I have flat, red itchy spots on my palms? I think they may be burns.

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This could be many diseases. ...Read more

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I have black itchy spots on the inside of my palms. Do anyone know what this is or how to get rid of it ?

I have black itchy spots on the inside of my palms. Do anyone know what this is or how to get rid of it ?

Palm lesions: There's no way to tell you online what the lesions are on your palms without looking at them. It's possible that they could be anything from a wart to an important premalignant or malignant lesion, and there is a specific fungus which makes black dots on the palms. Definitely see a dermatologist to get this checked asap. ...Read more