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Why Are In Between My Toes Itching
The skin in-between my toes itches. The skin grows dies and can be peeled off. Underneath the dead skin is new skin that is very white and itches.?
This can be:
Due to either a fungus or a bacteria. The key is do not pull at any of the peeling skin as this could cauase a bad infection.
You can try a topical antifungal agent. If using creams better to use them at night so as when you walk it does not cause skin chafing. Betadine solution painted with a q tip is another option. ...Read more
The ball of my big toe itches. Not in the joint or between toes. No rash. No discoloration. No odor. Don't have diabetes. Any suggestions?
I am experiencing foot itching. Burning and skin is peeling in between my toes. This has been going on for months now.?
Be evaluated: There are multiple considerations, sometimes it can be related to a system or local contact reaction to something you are or were exposed to, there are other possibilities as well. A medical check up would be a good place to start. ...Read more
My left foot specifically in between my toes have been itching and its red since last week. Please advice for causes, precautions and treatments.?
Itchy toes: Dry, itchy skin between your toes is often a sign of a fungal infection. The infection can often be cleared using over-the-counter medications like lamisil (terbinafine). If left untreated, the infection may spread to your toenails or other areas of your body, requiring more extensive treatment. ...Read more
I always get dryness and itching between toes in summer...kindly tell me the reason why I get this and do recommend me any ointment or medicine.
Itching between toes: The most common cause is a fungal infection, known as tinea pedis or Athlete's Foot. The fungus flourishes in warm, moist, dark environments, such as between your toes. It is easily transferred from one person to the next, at gyms and in showers. Over the counter topical creams, lotions and powders are treatment options. There are always other more serious causes, which require a visit to your MD. ...Read more
I have tried everything, between my toes itch! Flackly skin, with clear liquid! The itching won't stop?
I have been having itching, scaling, blistering and blisters with clear fluid between my toes. Is this athlete's foot?
Could be: The itching and scaling certainly sounds like it. Try an otc antifungal medication for a few weeks and see if it gets better. If not then see your doctor. ...Read more
Itching on back/legs/arms for two months, lotion fixed most itch/marks on legs/arms, back is still bad and get small bumps between toes. Thoughts?
Difficult unseen: Your situation is difficult without seeing the rash but should be seen by your Dr. To be sure and treat this appropriately. There are several skin problems that could be but need prescriptions for the treatment. I would see the Dr. For assistance. Hope you can get some relief. ...Read more
What is the best way to treat athlete's foot? I have never had athlete's foot until now. I have it on the last two toes of my right foot. I have itching and burning and there was a dried up blister between my toes. I've tried tinactin and "home remedies"
Prescriptions: Fungal infections are difficult to get rid of. The most effective way is with prescription antifungals. Blisters between may or may not be associated with a fungus and may be something entirely different. A podiatrist will be able to diagnose and treat these conditions quickly. ...Read more
Extremely dry, scaly feet. Saw dr., they didn't seem to think it was athletes foot. No cracking or peeling between toes just on tops of feet. Small clear fluid filled bumps. Extremely itchy. Pain associated with itching. Tried applying aquaphor nightly an
There must be more: So the Dr saw you with severe, itchy dermatitis on top of your feet and did not see features of fungus. What, then, was the diagnosis? Allergic contact? And the treatment was Aquaphor????? Sounds like you need a potent prescription ointment, maybe a short course of prednisone [20mg alternate days for 3 doses]. ...Read more
There is a hard white growth under my toe. It has been there for over a month now and itches really bad, what could it be? And how should I treat it?
Poor healing wound: A poor healing wound may be a sign of resistant infection and a wound culture will be necessary to choose the right antibiotics. This is done at your doctors office. Poor wound healing can also occur in patients with poor nutrition, diabetes, skin cancer and several other undiagnosed underlying health conditions please schedule appointment with primary care provider to discuss. ...Read more
Just in between 2 toes I have little tiny clear bumps that you can feel more than see that itch like crazy top of toe itches but no bumps?
There is a circle rash on my big toe. It itches and has been there for over six weeks now. What should I do?
Fungus/dermatitis: Could be either one, depending on your history and physical examination. Is it any where else on your body? Any environmental factors etc. See a podiatrist for prper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Cut my toe on bed frame 5 days ago and it doesn't look infected but it itches for some reason. I've cleaned it. Is this normal?
Itch: May be pure sign of healing. If not hurting or infected leave it alone. ...Read more
Itchy digits: Thank you for your question. Itchy toes/fingers (digits) with pimples that hurt may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause a rash as well as responses to external sources such allergies to topical agents or otherwise. Having an examination performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I have itching and skin peeling off little and adjacent toe of left foot for 2 weeks. It itches mostly at night time. Skin peeling b/w left & adj. Toe?
All anti-histamines now available are over-the-counter (otc). Allegra (or generic fexofenadine) is a good choice for allergy, itch, hives, hay fever. Other otc meds are: zyrtec, claritin, (loratadine) benedryl etc.
Also you may want to get seen to get tested for liver disease which is a possible cause of pruritis (itch) without rash. ...Read more
I have a tick bite from two years ago on my toe that sometimes itches so bad that I want to rip the offending appendage off. Should I be worried?
Creams: You can try otc cortisone cream. If that doesn't help you may need an prescription cream. ...Read more
My whole body itches really bad, from y scalp to my toes. The itching is keeping me up at night. There is no itching during the day just at night.?
I get painfully intense itch only on the middle toe of each foot. If the toe is dry, it is okay, but if it is sweaty, it itches. Its likeath-ft but it never spreads, always on the same toes. Theath-ft medicines are useless. Sometimes it is so badthat I wis
Hard to say: I'm sorry to hear about your predicament. Even though you don't have insurance, there are urgent care clinics that could see you! I had a patient with a similar history as you. There was a rash on the affected skin - like tiny blisters under the skin: her condition was disyhdrotic eczema, and it was relieved with prescription steroid cream, and keeping the feet dry. ...Read more
Wasp stings: When you are stung by a wasp the insect injects venom into you. Most people will have pain, itching and swelling. If you have shortness of breath or tongue swelling, then it is a severe allergy that needs assistance. Er visit for the present and an epi pen for the future. For routine care, scrape the stinger out and place ice on the wound. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or a like antihistamine can help with itch. ...Read more
My broken toe (2 weeks since event) is swollen and itches terribly. Is it infected? Skin was barely broken upon impact.
Broken toe: If swollen, tender, with throbbing & discoloration, it needs to be looked at. ...Read more
I have a spot on my toes that is blueish pruple and has little blisters and it hurts and skin is hard and sometimes itches?
These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment.
Please consider evaluation by a podiatrist or a dermatologist. Take care ...Read more
What to do if only itch occasionally and my toe itches constantly. I can also see a little peeling skin. What is this and how can I fix it?
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