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What to do when you burned your hand with fry pan?

What to do when you burned your hand with fry pan?

Ice: For all burns immediately put ice on it for 15-20 minutes - which can be an ice pack, a bag of frozen vegetables, or whatever is at hand. This will do an amazing amount of good. Do not slather it with butter or vaseline. Protect it thereafter from abrasion. See a doctor if the burn appears deep or the pain is too severe. But always think ice first. ...Read more

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What to do after burning hand on frying pan handle?

What to do after burning hand on frying pan handle?

Red only ok: First degree burns can be managed with pure vaseline massaged often. Advil (ibuprofen) for pain and inflammation is fine. Burn center for more serious injury. ...Read more

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What is the best ointment to use when you burn your hand with a frying pan?

What is the best ointment to use when you burn your hand with a frying pan?

Cool water: Use cool/luke-warm water first to stop the burning. Leave blisters intact. Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream is specifically for burns—helps cool & prevent infections—but may be by prescription only. If burn involves much of hand or other large areas, seek emergency help at once to prevent complications. ...Read more

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Yes, I burnt my hand on a frying pan, it hurts started to burn again. What do I do?

Yes, I burnt my hand on a frying pan, it hurts started to burn again. What do I do?

Apply ice: Ice can help even applied later. The thing to do for any burn, immediately, is to grab a pack of frozen vegetables or an ice pack or ice in a baggie and apply it for 15 minutes to the burned area. This will reduce the pain, limit the spread of the burn, and be of great relief. If you did not do these, or applied oil or butter (useless!), then you will have a painful area to deal with. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a burn on my pinky to heal from a hot pan?

How long will it take for a burn on my pinky to heal from a hot pan?

It varies: Depends upon size and depth of burn. Less deep burns can heal in a few days. Larger deeper burns can take longer. If injury is arounentire finger, should see a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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My hands are burning. What should I do?

My hands are burning. What should I do?

Primary care: The sensation of burning in your hands may be from many problems including diabetes, neuropathy, or nerve compression. Start with your primary care provider to pursue a link to other medical problems. Then you can consult a hand surgeon for a more specific hand evaluation. ...Read more

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What is it when your hands feel like it is burning?

What is it when your hands feel like it is burning?

? Carpal tunnel syn: Burning sensation is likely due to nerve issues. Consider the diagnosis of median nerve entrapment or neuropathy. See a neurologist first and you will likely be referred to a hand surgeon if a surgical cause is identified. ...Read more

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I got goof off/goo gone on my hands and maybe got some of it on a cut. Kind of burns. What do I do?

I got goof off/goo gone on my hands and maybe got some of it on a cut. Kind of burns. What do I do?

Water: Flush it off thoroughly with water and try not to do that again. Occasional exposure isn't dangerous. Inhaling too much of that stuff can be. Enough of it can hurt your liver. Consider wearing rubber gloves when you work with it. The place should be well ventilated. ...Read more

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Why my hands are burning and red?

Why my hands are burning and red?

More info needed: Hi DCarson,
I'm sorry to hear that you are in pain. There are many conditions that can cause your hands to appear this way; more than I am able to review with you in this short message. In order to better serve you, can you try to repost your question with a few more details, such as how long they have been hurting, duration of symptoms, exact location, if there is joint pain also, etc. Thank you! ...Read more

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Nightly burning in hands and feet! Any suggestions?

Nightly burning in hands and feet! Any suggestions?

Possibly Neuropathy: This could be neuropathy and I would recommend seeing a physician for this to determine if the source can be determined. Common causes are diabetes, compression, nutritional deficiencies, and many more. You could start with your pcp or a neurologist. ...Read more

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Burning hands and feet are duo to what?

Burning hands and feet are duo to what?

Possibly Neuropathy: This could be neuropathy and I would recommend seeing a physician for this to determine if the source can be determined. Common causes are diabetes, compression, nutritional deficiencies, and many more. You could start with your pcp or a neurologist. ...Read more

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Burning sensation in hands?

Burning sensation in hands?

See below: In the absence of an obvious cause, you shold see your family doctor to find out what's the matter. ...Read more

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Are burning hands a symptom of diabetes?

Are burning hands a symptom of diabetes?

Possible neuropathy: Neuropathy can happen as a result of trauma, or nerve damage due to the consumption of alcohol or certain medications. Symptoms can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause in order to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What can I do to get my hand to stop burning?

What can I do to get my hand to stop burning?

Hand surgeon: A burning sensation in the hands can represent many problems. Irritation of the skin from dryness or chemicals can be treated topically with lotion. Neuropathy from nerve compression or diabetes are both common. These could be assessed by seeing a hand surgeon and getting a nerve conduction test (ncs/emg). ...Read more

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How do I make my hands stop burning from peppers?

How do I make my hands stop burning from peppers?

Peppers: Wash thoroughly with soap and water.

Apply some aloe vera or calamine lotion. ...Read more

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I wake up with swollen, burning, painful hands. Why?

I wake up with swollen, burning, painful hands. Why?

Carpal Tunnel?: This sounds like carpal tunnel syndrome which is a pinched nerve in the wrist that can cause numbness, tingling, pain and burning in the fingers. Try using a wrist brace when you sleep, this keeps the wrist straight and takes the pressure off the nerve. If this does not improve I would see a hand surgeon for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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When I wake up my hands burn & itch. What could it be?

When I wake up my hands burn & itch. What could it be?

Hands itchy/burning: Could be CTS (carpal tunnel syndrome). Try wearing an over the counter wrist splint to bed at night. Get one that prevents your wrist from flexing (prevent the palm from moving towards the forearm). If symptoms persist, find a local hand surgeon and get a more detailed evaluation. ...Read more

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Whenever I take a shower, my hands burn. Is this normal?

Whenever I take a shower, my hands burn. Is this normal?

Depends: If you have been outside or in a cool environment, your hand skin nerves may be overly stimulated by warm water in the shower, whereas the same temperature water on a summer day would not burn. It is the same as showering when you have a sunburn, where it hurts with even slightly warm water. Skin has many sensitive nerve endings, and this is not unusual. If concerned, feel free to ask your doc. ...Read more

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Can you give me suggestions if I have a burning sensation in my hands?

Can you give me suggestions if I have a burning sensation in my hands?

Difficult to answer: The most common cause for your symptoms is carpal tunnel syndrome. However it is important to note which fingers are predominantly involved as carpal tunnel does not involve the fifth finger.
Other causes for a burning neuropathy includes those conditions which cause a small fiber peripheral neuropathy. These include diabetes, amyloidosis, alcohol abuse, and vitamin deficiencies. I hope this helps ...Read more

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What could cause burning inside the top of my hands off and on that leaves redness?

What could cause burning inside the top of my hands off and on that leaves redness?

Likely dermatitis: This sounds like a contact dermatitis from a substance you're coming in contact with like a hand cream or soap or a set of gloves you are using. See your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have diabetes. I have severe burning and 'shocking' pain in my hands quite often. Is this diabetes or something else?

I have diabetes. I have severe burning and 'shocking' pain in my hands quite often. Is this diabetes or something else?

Possible neuropathy: Neuropathy can happen as a result of trauma, or nerve damage due to the consumption of alcohol or certain medications. Symptoms can range from a numbness and tingling sensation, possibly a burning sensation, to an uncomfortable painful sensation of the extremities. Get evaluated by a professional to determine the exact cause in order to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm taking some medication and my hands got red blotches and it burns and hurts so much. What do I do?

What do you advise if I'm taking some medication and my hands got red blotches and it burns and hurts so much. What do I do?

Allergy vs contact: One wonders if this is an allergic reaction or a contact dermatitis. Until it's determined, I suggest stopping the medication in question, contact your doctor (or a dermatologist or allergist), have your hands examined immediately, avoid contact with rubber gloves, detergents, anything new you've recently contacted. It might merit oral as well as topical medication to halt the inflammation. ...Read more

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I get really bad pains, like really bad burning sensation in my hands, it last for a few seconds and then it's gone? What could it be from?

It could be anything: It is hard to make a guest with a little information.
like the burning is it the whole hand or part, and which part?
does happen when you touch cold water? Or it can happen without touching anything hot or cold.
what time of the day or night it happens? Any special circumstances around the incident?
anything special will make it go away? Like shaking your hand.
you see a lot of information needed. ...Read more

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I wash my hands a thousand times a day now my hands look horrible, they are cracking real bad to the point where it it burns to wash my hands?

I wash my hands a thousand times a day now my hands look horrible, they are cracking real bad to the point where it it burns to wash my hands?

Obsessive: I think the bigger picture here needs to be addressed and that is behavior that represents obsessive compulsive disease. Please take this history to your family physician or psychiatrist so that the underlying condition can be treated correctly. ...Read more

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I'm 16, as far as I know I'm pretty healthy. Why have my hands have felt like they're burning all day? And pressure makes the sensation worse.

Dermatitis: Are you hands red and swollen where it hurts? Allergic dermatitis is a very common cause for tenderness, redness and swelling. Try to think of what you may have touched or rubbed on your hands. You may find that you are allergic to something you put on your hands (like lotion or soap). Stop using any lotion or soap on your hands for a couple of days. If it is not better, see a doctor. ...Read more

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Red hands burning

What: What's your questin. What Causes yor red hands mess, hot or cold weather??? ...Read more