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Thick Skin Between Thumb And Forefinger
I have thick skin between my thumb and forefingers on both my hands. It's been constantly the same for about a year. It also feels all the time. Any i?
I'm 16 male and have got extra skin growth on thumb which is thick skin and irritates meee please help mee?
Wart?: There is nothing to offer you without an examination. Please go see your physician. ...Read more
Done 2 tests. Both negative. Pain is unbearable during sex the thick skin is the size of a child's hand and pink in colour this has never happenperiod?
Brown bruise/rash thing under skin on thumb tip. Thick, hard callused skin where it is. No pain. (i have OCD & do lots of cleaning & hand washing)?
I pierced the skin between my thumb and forefinger with a power drill last night. There was very little bleeding, but it didn't seem to close up and completely stop. What should ido?
Small pealike lump under my armpit, not visible smaller than a pea, can grab with thumb and forefinger and kinda moves with the skin?
My 7yr old has developed some sort of skin irritation in the webbed part of his hand between the thumb and forefinger. It seems to be spreading?
Ouch!: Ice is a good start - but you should see a doctor, get an xray, and make sure you haven't broken any bones. ...Read more
The back side of my mothers head is getting little soft...When pressed with a thumb it goes little inside. Why is it so?
Encourage exam: Although it is possibly a normal finding, you should still have her go see her doctor for a thorough history and physical examination. Despite, the good description you've given, more information is needed, including an examination, to determine what this could be. Take care. ...Read more
My thumb was scraped and some skin came off. It was light in color and now bright red - how do I ensue it doesn't stay this way?
Brown speckles appeared on thumb. Looks like a cluster of tiny pin pricks. Not raised at all and is under skin. What could cause this?
Maybe: Early stage viral crop. Check with dermatologists. ...Read more
A small light brown spot appeared under my skin on the top of my thumb and I don't know where it came from. Should I be concerned about this?
This is a tiny hematoma (collection of blood/bruise) due to unnoticed injury. You should take a photo and attach to a question for Health tap Prime...or get it checked out oif it does not go away in a few weeks!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
I am sensing a pricking pain then and there under the skin portion of the thumb after it got caught for a sec in a stand. What has to be done..
Watch and wait: Patiently. It sounds like the skin and small muscle of your thumb suffered a contusion from a pinch injury. The pricking sensation suggests some minor nerve damage that will very likely improve and go away on it's own. You may be able to sense this for several weeks. .. maybe even up to 6 months. As long as it is slowly improving I wouldn't worry. If worsening, see your doctor. Good wishes:) ...Read more
I have a hard lump under my thumbs skin, which occured after being stabbed by a plant whilst fishing and skin has now closed over it. Should I worry?
Skin lesions: Based on the information provided, it's impossible to tell what those bumps are. Either take a pic of those and send over or see a doc locally. ...Read more
First web space: Web spaces (you have 4 of them) are the term used to describe the spaces between your thumb and index finger and between the fingers. The spaces contain skin and soft tissues that are critical to proper hand function. ...Read more
Try Pretty Feet:
There are agents that remove dead skin like pretty feet that work well without causing nerve injury. It usually takes several applications and just a little bit of rubbing.
In between you can apply some hand lotion to keep the skin moist. If that fails see somebody. ...Read more
I have these little brown dots under my skin on the tip of my thumb can anyone tell me what it could be?
Uncertain: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I have inflammation in my right thumb near where the nail meets the skin. What could it be? What is there to do about it? Thank you!
It sounds like you have an ingrwon nail or hang nail.
Clip the nail back and use a cuticle stick to push the nail away from the skin.
Use antiseptic and a bandaid on it. ...Read more
Pain in the tip of my thumb on and off for three years. Hard skin on too of thumb. Nail is short on one side and doesn't grow back fast.?
? Overuse: Wonder if you are using that thumb a lot for something causing some irritation? Please see a hand surgeon if it persists. ...Read more
I nearly sliced the tip of my thumb off 3 weeks ago I had the stitches out but now the skin is hard and no feeling is there a chance its dead?
Need time: Keep it lubricated with frequent application of aquaphor or vaseline and give it a month to heal. ...Read more
My 3 year old has tiny bumps underneath her skin on her thumb. She says that it isn't painful unless you press on them, wondering what this might be?
Could be...: It is hard to say from the description and location- however likely this could be a form of viral infection such as a wart or molloscum. For the best diagnosis have your daughter seen by her pediatrician. ...Read more
I have horizontal ridges on both my thumb nail, all my other nails are fine, I chew my skin on my thumbs, is this the cause or am I lacking something?
Lacking the...: Sounds like one is lacking the ability to stop chewing on his thumbs. If one stops chewing on the Right thumb, and continues chewing on his Left thumb (as a way to satisfy his compulsion to thumb-chew), and the unchewed Right thumb becomes normal, then he has his answer proven. Otherwise, a dermatologist can help, with an exam. ...Read more
Smashed thumb in car door last Wednesday. Cut the skin a little (not enough for stitches) and nail is blue. The skin is a little firm now. Is it norma?
Normal?: Yes, it is normal after you have smashed your thumb. If you think it is getting better since the injury, just keep going. If not, please see your Primary doctor. ...Read more
Vein: Hand has a lot of superficial veins. Sometimes they are traumatized by routine things we do. This small vein can clot off and occasionally calcify. They often occur in locations that sustain a lot of use or minor trauma. Try padding the area with a bandaide. If it continues to hurt, they sometimes need to be removed. ...Read more
Rabies: Any warm-blooded animal, including humans, may become infected with the rabies virus. Birds have only been known to be infected in experiments. Infected bats, monkeys, racoons, foxes, skunks, cattle, wolves, coyotes, dogs, mongooses or cats are the most common transmitters to humans. You will not get rabies from this goose. ...Read more
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