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Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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Blisters between my toes and fingers ?

Blisters between my toes and fingers ?

See a podiatrist: It could be athlete's foot, and your podiatrist can help recommend the best treatment for it. ...Read more

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Should I pop a burn blister on my finger?

Blisters are: typically sterile, so i suggest you don't pop it as you can then introduce infection. You can use aluminus acetate soaks to dry out the blister. ...Read more

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How to reduce pain from a blister on finger nail?

How to reduce pain from a blister on finger nail?

Fingernail?: I think you mean the skin on the fingertip area? Nail material doesn't blister. Acutely ice will be the best treatment. After that anti inflammatory medications will be helpful. In the us i would recommend Motrin or alleve which are brand names of Ibuprofen and naproxen. In general wounds will heal a little quicker if you leave the blister intact. See your doctor if this doesn't improve quickly. ...Read more

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Red dry itchy & little blister like spots on my fingers.

Red dry itchy & little blister like spots on my fingers.

Dyshidrotic Eczema: Dyshidrotic eczema is a type of eczema (dermatitis) of unknown cause that is characterized by a pruritic vesicular eruption on the fingers, palms, and soles. The condition affects teenagers and adults and may be acute, recurrent, or chronic. A more appropriate term for this vesicular eruption is pompholyx, which means bubble. Treatment is with prescription strength cortisone. ...Read more

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What could cause blisters on fingers and toes when there is no friction?

What could cause blisters on fingers and toes when there is no friction?

There is a : Form of a blistering fungus that can do this. There are however other possibilities. I would recommend you see a dermatologist who can simply take a biopsy of one of the blisters and you would get a pathological diagnosis. There are other causes aside from the fungus... ...Read more

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What makes your skin itch flaky and have blisters between your fingers and toes?

What makes your skin itch flaky and have blisters between your fingers and toes?

Foot fungus: Most likely it is tinea pedis which is better known as athletes foot. Some otc products work but if they don't your podiatrist can write an rx to take care of it. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent myself from getting blisters on my fingers when playing drums?

Is there a way to prevent myself from getting blisters on my fingers when playing drums?

Band-Aid or moleskin: Irritation blisters can me helped by covering the area witha band-aid or adhesive backed moleskin (a foot blister remedy) good luck! ...Read more

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Swollen finger with blister and history of gout and artherites. Blister on swollen finger ?

Swollen finger with blister and history of gout and artherites. Blister on swollen finger ?

Herpetic whitlow: A swollen finger with a blistering (no history of burn or puncture wound) is classic for a herpetic whitlow. It is a form of herpes simplex ( like a cold sore) but appears on your finger. Suggest you see your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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I have 2 swollen fingers there is a blister forming on one, both fingers are itchy & very hot?

I have 2 swollen fingers there is a blister forming on one, both fingers are itchy & very hot?

See a doctor: There is something wrong, could be an infection, could be an allergic reaction..If you can't be seen immediately, go to an urgent care center or emergency room. Make sure to take of any and all jewerly from your hand. If you have benedryl, you may want to take one in case its an allergy but get to a doctor.... ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more