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What does swollen itchy painful hands and feet come from?

What does swollen itchy painful hands and feet come from?

Possible fungus: Yeast, dermatitis, many things can cause these symptoms. See your dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of itchy swollen hands and feet?

How can you get rid of itchy swollen hands and feet?

Find the cause : You need to consult a allergist to see what is causing your hands and feet to swell and itch. When the source is identified it will be much easier to treat. ...Read more

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Why do I feel itchy and swollen hands and feet?

See below: You may have arthritis in the setting of liver disease. It is hard to say without more information. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me why I get red itchy and swollen hands and feet? Some times they go numb as well and I get pins and needles in them too.

Can you please tell me why I get red itchy and swollen hands and feet? Some times they go numb as well and I get pins and needles in them too.

Dematitis? more info: you should see a MD to diagnose as there are many possibilities.Hand dermatitis (aka hand eczema) o/f results from a combination of causes,i.e. genetic makeup, injury (contact with irritants) & allergy.Psoriasis is possible.Primary Erythromelalgia develops spontaneously w/o any underlying disease.Secondary erythromelalgia can develop due to diseases like MS, lupus or DM.So see a dermatologist ...Read more

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I have itchy red swollen hands and feet. My feet are so bad I cannot walk my toes look like sausages my fingers are the same?

I have itchy red swollen hands and feet. My feet are so  bad I cannot walk my toes look like sausages my fingers are the same?

R/O RAYNAUDS: Raynauds is vasospasm of blood vessels. It is usually symptomatic in hands and feet. It can be PRIMARY OR SECONDARY & ASSOCIATED WITH AUTOIMMUNE/COLLAGEN VASCULAR DISEASE. You need a full exam and lab TESTS. It can respond to ASPRIN/TRENTAL/CALCIUM CHANNEL BLOCKERS ...Read more

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Itchy hands and feet, scaly bumps on them. Came out of nowhere. What could it be ?

Itchy hands and feet, scaly bumps on them.  Came out of nowhere.  What could it be ?

Dyshidrotic eczema: Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Claritin for itching and vaseline ointment with cotton gloves over the hands and socks on the feet overnight. May need to see your dr, if this doesn't help.


Here's a link with information about it:

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000832.htm ...Read more

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I need to know what is vasculitis and why does it cause red itchy hands and feet?

I need to know what is vasculitis and why does it cause red itchy hands and feet?

See details: There are numerous types of vasculitis but the common feature is inflammation of blood vessels. Some types of vasculitis can cause rashes. ...Read more

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Itchy hands and feet a month ago for a couple of weeks, stopped and now its back again. No rash. I think it's nerves, what can I do. I have anxiety.?

Itchy hands and feet a month ago for a couple of weeks, stopped and now its back again.  No rash.  I think it's nerves, what can I do. I have anxiety.?

See your psychiatris: Suggest see your psychiatrist and discuss the issue with him, he is the best to answer your question , it may or may not be anxiety. ...Read more

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What are the few symptoms of allergy with pantoprazole? And how long after taking it can show allergic symptoms? I am taking since 8 months. I have itchy hands and feet since two days.

What are the few symptoms of allergy with pantoprazole? And how long after taking it can show allergic symptoms? I am taking since 8 months. I have itchy hands and feet since two days.

See below: Something else may be causing your current symptoms considering that this has been only occuring for two days and you have been taking this for 8 months. Consider seeing your provider for an evaluation to see what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more

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What could it mean if u get itchy hands and feet and dizzy spells?

What could it mean if u get itchy hands and feet and dizzy spells?

Means: You need to see an internist. Dizzy spells usually insinuates there is a problem that needs to be evaluated and corrected. ...Read more

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Why do I get really itchy hands and feet? No rashes just burning itchiness.

Why do I get really itchy hands and feet? No rashes just burning itchiness.

Neuropathy: Burning sensation without any obvious lesion on the hand and feet is suspicious for neuropathy. Need more detailed history/exam and may some diagnostic studies ...Read more

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What could it mean when you have itchy hands and feet and suffer with dizzy spells that knock u off your feet?

It means : You should see your internist. Dizzy spells that knock you off your feet are not a good thing and a physical exam by an internist is recommended and prudent. ...Read more

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Wat r serious causes of sensory neuropathy?I have itchy hands and feet with no rash or visible cause, sometimes gets very painful especially in heat.

Wat r serious causes of sensory neuropathy?I have itchy hands and feet with no rash or visible cause, sometimes gets very painful especially in heat.

Abnormal nerve: Neuropathy is a condition resulting from abnormal nerve function. Neuropathy can be due to certain vitamin deficiencies, nerve damage due to trauma, alcohol consumption, radiation, side effects of certain medications, or due to certain medical conditions such as diabetes. Treatment varies depending on the cause of the problem. Have it evaluated and appropriately treated. ...Read more

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I had stomach cramps, nausia, itchy hands and feet. No temp. Slept a lot. Today just feel "wierd" a mild headache and slight itchy feeling all over.?

I had stomach cramps, nausia, itchy hands and feet. No temp. Slept a lot. Today just feel "wierd" a mild headache and slight itchy feeling all over.?

Could be anything: F this is just today it could be a virus. It could be something you ate. Are you on nay medication? Could be a reaction to something. Could be you are slightly dehydrated. Could be you are exhausted. Drink more water (we all need to ..Lol). If symptoms persist and bother you, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I had this irritant feeling in the face specially in an early cold morning , very dry skin, itchy hands and feet sometimes, dandruff, and joint pain?

 I had this irritant feeling in the face specially in an early cold morning , very dry skin, itchy hands and feet sometimes, dandruff, and joint  pain?

Needs exam: Rashes , dry skin on hands could be eczema, drug reaction, psoriasis. As it turns out the best answers will come from somebody that can examine these rashes. Good luck ...Read more

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Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Son has a rash all over his body except head and face. A little itchy. Hands and feet have little tiny blisters. No fever no mouth sores?

Need Dermtologist: A widespread rash such as what you have described especially with blistering demands immediate attention preferably by a dermatologist. Without fever in an otherwise healthy individual conditions such as allergic reactions or immune mediated blistering diseases need to be considered and worked up by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have swollen and itchy hands and i don't know what is causing it!?

What should I do if I have swollen and itchy hands and i don't know what is causing it!?

Hand eczema?: try some over the counter cortisone and try soaking with OTC Domeboro soaks 10 min twice a day. Then make an appt to see your dermatologist to determine the cause. I always think allergy or eczema. ...Read more

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Im 27 w/autoimmune something- they have me on plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) i also get red hot itchy hands/feet, said possible vasculitis? No rash can I die from this

Im 27 w/autoimmune something- they have me on plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) i also get red hot itchy hands/feet, said possible vasculitis? No rash can I die from this

See details: Was the itching present before the Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) was started? If not, consider the possibility of an allergic reaction to Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) and speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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Started about 3 months ago . Itchy hands & feet and scalp. Sometimes around eyes & wrists. Sometimes will turn red to sometimes a burning feeling.

Started about 3 months ago . Itchy hands & feet and scalp. Sometimes around eyes & wrists. Sometimes will turn red to sometimes a burning feeling.

You need evaluation : There can be many causes for this. You need to see a dermatologist, but it needs to be considered that this could be an allergic reaction to something. Ask your physician to have you see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I woke up with swollen hands and feet that were also itchy, what could be causing this?

Allergic reaction?: This sounds like an allergic reaction that should be monitored. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) may help but if it progresses, you should seek urgent care at an emergency room. ...Read more

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Hands are swollen ,itchy and numb what is this also feet...

Hands are swollen ,itchy and numb what is this also feet...

Question cut off: This will require actual assessment for correct diagnosis and follow on recommendations. Your actual question does not seem to have made it on to your submission. ...Read more

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Blistery rash, red & swollen all over hands. Starting to spread up wrists & on feet. Very itchy. Is it an allergic reaction?

Blistery rash, red & swollen all over hands. Starting to spread up wrists & on feet. Very itchy. Is it an allergic reaction?

Allergic reaction: It sounds like it. YOu may need some medicine for this asap. See a doctor or perform a virtual consult. A picture would help as well ...Read more

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Both of my feet and ankles are very swollen and painful ! Also my hands are swlen and itchy! I elevate my legs and the swelling does go down a little?

Varicose vein/c doc: Although this may just be from varicose veins, since they are painful, you need to see your doctor to make sure that you do not have a blood clot in the leg veins which may lead to life-threatening consequence if not treated . That swollen and itchy hands are likely from contact allergy (something you use on your hands) which may require a dermatology consultation. ...Read more

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My hands and feet have been very itchy and swollen its frustrating... Due to so much itching my hands tingle and burn also my feet after scratching ?

My hands and feet have been very itchy and swollen its frustrating... Due to so much itching my hands tingle and burn also my feet after scratching ?

Hard to know : Hard w/out exam. could be eczema, or given the pattern, a more "exotic" autoimmune disorder. Something trigger this? New? Recurrent? Joint pain? Fingernails changing? Hair loss? New meds/ foods/ pets/ soaps? Temp fix: hypoallergenic soap+water, spray w/ peroxide, mix & apply cortisone & neosporin ointment, cover w/ cotton gloves & socks. OTC Benadryl (diphenhydramine). Get exam, labs, Rx for Betamethasone + Atarax ...Read more

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Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Soles/palms for awhile small red bumpy spots then dry and peel itchy  comes and goes now spread to body rash feet and hands v hot itchy swollen sore?

Hand foot and mouth?: It's very uncommon for adults, common for kids. In the last few weeks i've seen several adults with hand, foot, and mouth disease. It's an uncomfortable but not dangerous viral illness, improves within a few days, but if your symptoms, worsen, change or fail to improve you should be seen. ...Read more

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An itchy rash all over my body and swollen feet and hands--allergy?

An itchy rash all over my body and swollen feet and hands--allergy?

See dermatologist: It is impossible to tell based on description but it needs to be seen and evaluated boson because of extent amd severity of rash, .It will require systemic medications to treat initially as well as blood tests and probable skin biopsy for evaluation. ...Read more