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Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn like crazy? They are actual little blisters that have water in them.

Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn like crazy? They are actual little blisters that have water in them.

Dyshidrotic Eczema: Dyshidrotic eczema is a condition in which small, usually itchy blisters develop on the hands and feet. People are more likely to develop dyshidrotic eczema when they are under stress, have allergies, their hands are often in water or are moist. The cause is unknown. Treatment is usually with strong topical prescription cortisone like clobex, vanos, or ultravate. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

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Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn? They almost look like little blisters.

Why am I getting little red bumps on the palms of my hands that itch and burn? They almost look like little blisters.

Hand Dermatitis: This is a type of excema that you are describing. A dermatologist can prescribe some topical prescriptions that can help alleviate your symptoms. ...Read more

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I got a rash on my hand its red and got a blister itches a little burns under water slightly wondering what it could be.

I got a rash on my hand its red and got a blister itches a little burns under water slightly wondering what it could be.

Sounds more: Like contact dermatitis. Try washing your hands under cool water rather than hot or warm to avoid the burning, stinging sensation. Moisturize your hand. Some people develop blisters when washing too often. If worst, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Burned hand by spilled hot tea. Put mustard imed. No blisters, but raised tiny very red bumps. Will I be ok? Help? Healing time? Type of burn likely?

Burned hand by spilled hot tea. Put mustard imed. No blisters, but raised tiny very red bumps. Will I be ok? Help? Healing time? Type of burn likely?

You will be ok.: Depending on how long ago you had burnt, you will need to apply some things to prevent from getting infected. If mere redness it is very superficial we cal it first degree burn. If you develop" blister"; do not poke it or remove it for it is protective. ...Read more

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I have had this irritation on my hand for a few weeks. Its first started as little itchy red bumps now its a big red blotch that itches when I wash my?

I have had this irritation on my hand for a few weeks. Its first started as little itchy red bumps now its a big red blotch that itches when I wash my?

Hard to say: Difficult question without a picture, but hand eczema can look like this and is common. Usually pretty itchy but can get painful if there are cracks or open skin. Treatment is topical mid potency steroids and avoidance of irritants. ...Read more

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I found 2 red bumps on my hand last night, now 24 hours later I've got 18 on my arms and 10 on my legs and they're itching like crazy! What is this?

I found 2 red bumps on my hand last night, now 24 hours later I've got 18 on my arms and 10 on my legs and they're itching like crazy! What is this?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my hands, palm, legs, and lower arms. They are itchy and some look dry and some look blisters.?

I have red bumps on my hands, palm, legs, and lower arms. They are itchy and some look dry and some look blisters.?

Contact dermatitis?: This sounds superficially as if you have had your hands in something to which the skin reacted. If this does not clear up in several days or is not helped with an otc steroid/aloe cream, see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I had poison oak for two weeks. It has now being replaced by a rash with small red bumps on my ribs, chest, back-itches, burns and a yeast infection?

I had poison oak for two weeks. It has now being replaced by a rash with small red bumps on my ribs, chest, back-itches, burns and a yeast infection?

Possible: Looking at the rash in the picture without actually seeing the patient will suspected a viral lesion condyloma contagiosum. This can occur in patients with weakened immune system if you took Prednisone. It will spread by scratching it. It will usually resolve after a long time without treatment. Use anti itch meds may help. A visit to a Dermatologist may clarify diagnosis and help in management ...Read more

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I have small red bumps on my wrist. I've had them there for about 10 days but it only seems to be spreading throughout my wrist. It itches a little.

I have small red bumps on my wrist. I've had them there for about 10 days but it only seems to be spreading throughout my wrist. It itches a little.

Your age?: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We cannot answer questions from minors. Knowing your country or state helps, too. Age, location, and gender, can affect our answer, since some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, and we expect it of you! ...Read more

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Constant itchiness from red bumps for over a month, on hands/arms/thighs/legs (is not getting better, itches everyday), what could it be?

Constant itchiness from red bumps for over a month, on hands/arms/thighs/legs (is not getting better, itches everyday), what could it be?

Many possibilities: The only way to find out is to have a doctor look at the rash. If you tried over the counter itch cream and it hasn't cleared this up, it's getting worse and a month has gone by, call to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I started to get little tiny red bumps in my hand, they itch once in a while now my other hand to, little neddle red dots and in my left testicle?

I started to get little tiny red bumps in my hand, they itch once in a while now my other hand to, little neddle red dots and in my left testicle?

See a dermatologist: Cannot diagnose what cannot see. This need to be examined and a full history obtained. Go soon and get this worked out. Good luck. ...Read more

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My girlfriend's upper chest and throat itches. There are red bumps. Her cheekbones started to hurt like it's burning in the sun, even when she's not?

My girlfriend's upper chest and throat itches. There are red bumps. Her cheekbones started to hurt like it's burning in the sun, even when she's not?

URI symptoms.: It is possible that this could represent an allergic respnse. It would be best to see your family doctor to also exclude a viral infection. ...Read more

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Every time I sleep with my hair wet, I get these small grouped itchy red bumps on my neck, they start to burn once I put itching cream on it.

Why the?: It just seems to me that drying your hair before going to bed would solve the problem. Perhaps the residual shampoo or conditioner in the hair when wet is causing the problem but the solution appears to be quite straight forward. ...Read more

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I've been swimming in a ocean for the past 3 days and when ever I go into the salt water my scrotum starts to burn I've also been getting small little red bumps all over my body that itch accept for where I had my swimsuit on?

I've been swimming in a ocean for the past 3 days and when ever I go into the salt water my scrotum starts to burn I've also been getting small little red bumps all over my body that itch accept for where I had my swimsuit on?

Swimmers itch: You may have swimmers itch, an irritation caused by schistosomes in the water. Alternatively this could just be irritation or sensitivity to something else you have come in contact with. Treatment is usually avoidance, low to medium potency steroids topically. Usually last about a week. ...Read more

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I have little bright red bumps that occurred on my hand, wrist and 1 or 2 in other places they look similar to flea bites. Do not itch or hurt?

I have little bright red bumps that occurred on my hand, wrist and 1 or 2 in other places they look similar to flea bites. Do not itch or hurt?

You really need to: Be seen as it is impossible to diagnose and treat a rash without seeing it. Make an appointment so you can get a proper diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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I had strep throat took abt and now I have red bumps on my left palm that do not itch but causes skin breaks that get scaly?

I had strep throat took abt and now I have red bumps on my left palm that do not itch but causes skin breaks that get scaly?

Scarletina...: Some strains of strep that cause strep throat also secrete a toxin that can cause skin things to go on. One of these is exactly what you are describing - the cracking palms. You can also develop a fine red rash on the body - that's what your great-grandma used to call scarlet fever. As long as you have taken your antibiotics as directed, this will pass and you will be fine. ...Read more

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My wifes been getting little red bumps on the bottom feet palms of hands. The rash itchies bad the goes away in 10 min or so. Cream doesn't work?

My wifes been getting little red bumps on the bottom feet palms of hands. The rash itchies bad the goes away in 10 min or so. Cream doesn't work?

See doctor: There are many potential answers. Since the rash goes away in 10 mins or so, it does not appear to be from a contact allergen or hives. ...Read more

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Small cluster itchy but sore red bumps on palm of hand?

Small cluster itchy but sore red bumps on palm of hand?

Contact dermatitis: From your brief description, it is likely you have allergic (vesicular) contact dermatitis. Have you had contact with any new lotions or metals (eg. Nickel) on your palms? ...Read more

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I have really small red bumps on my hands and feet and scalp and they ictch and burn the tiniest bit...What is it??

I have really small red bumps on my hands and feet and scalp and they ictch and burn the tiniest bit...What is it??

Rash & itching: This could be scabis but it is hard to tell without seeing it. It is best if you see your 1ry care physician or dermatologist for proper diagnosis & treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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When I take showers I get itchy red bumps on the tops of my hands, wrists, neck and underside of my forearms. I've switched products countless times. Nothing helps, could it be the hot water? Help!

Hot water eczema.: This type of eczema resembles an allergy. But the skin irritation, which i, is not an allergic reaction.
The current thinking is that eczema is caused by a combination of factors that include:
genetics
abnormal function of the immune system
exposure to water
being too hot or too cold
sweating and then becoming chilled
taking baths or showers that are too hot or last too long. ...Read more

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What would cause hands to tingel have small red bumps on palms, and shake 16 year old boy?

What would cause hands to tingel have small red bumps on palms, and shake 16 year old boy?

Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Small itchy red bumps on the top of my hands and bigger bumps on the palm with clear liquid in them what is this and what should I do?

Small itchy red bumps on the top of my hands and bigger bumps on the palm with clear liquid in them what is this and what should I do?

? Dermatitis: Kindly see your doctor, the rash you described needs to be examined, meanwhile, keep it dry, use OTC hydrocortisone 1% cream twice a day, good luck ...Read more

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Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Time to see a doctor: It's time to go see a doctor - if you're having a migrating rash, you should probably see a doctor and figure out what is going on - it's hard to say over the internet. ...Read more

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What does it means when you have little red bumps around the vagina and the clitoris area with itching and burning?

A contact allergy: You have likely reacted to something you have been in contact with. This may include topical cream, gel, latex, or even semen. ...Read more

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I developed a red itchy patch on my palm of my right hand, that has now developed small cluster-ish type bumps. The area itches but not intensely.?

I developed a red itchy patch on my palm of my right hand, that has now developed small cluster-ish type bumps. The area itches but not intensely.?

Dermatitis or eczema: It could either one of them, eczema ooze little bet. Try to see your family he will help with it. ...Read more

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What to do if I have small blisters on hands and itchy red bumps on my legs helppppp?

What to do if I have small blisters on hands and itchy red bumps on my legs helppppp?

See Dermatologist: The blisters on the hands can be a fungal infection, contact dermatitis, dyshidrosis or a viral infection. If you have a history of exposure to contactants or eczema it would help in the diagnosis. See your dermatologist. ...Read more

Red Bumps (Definition)

A bump is an area of tissue or skin that is raised. Red bumps are elevations ...Read more


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more