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My hands and feet always sweat and so i get peeling skin between my toes and it won't heal. How do I treat this?

My hands and feet always sweat and so i get peeling skin between my toes and it won't heal. How do I treat this?

Peeling skin: That is a great breeding place for athlete's foot. Without an exam it is difficult to say definitively , but it sounds like it. See a podiatrist for assistance. Good luck ! ...Read more

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After giving oral 8 days prior, hands and feet peeling after sore throat, after peeling red bump on palm and a few on my foot.?

After giving oral 8 days prior, hands and feet peeling after sore throat, after peeling red bump on palm and a few on my foot.?

Delayed allergy: This sounds like a delayed allergic reaction to the oral medicine that you took. See your doctor for relief and medicine to stop the progression if you haven't already tried benadryl (diphenhydramine). ...Read more

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Why dose my skin peel on the bottom parts of my feet and hands?

Why dose my skin peel on the bottom parts of my feet and hands?

Dry feet and hands: One hand and two foot syndrome is fungus that results in dryness of both soles and usually the dominant hand palm. Treatment with amlactin cream and Lamisil (terbinafine) cream is often effective. Drynesss can be treated with amlactin cream. Allergy is possible, but less likely to affect both hands and feet. ...Read more

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Is there an insect bite that causes hands and feet to peel?

Is there an insect bite that causes hands and feet to peel?

Probably not.: Unless there were dozens of insect bites located specifically on the hands and feet, it would be very unusual for a typical insect bite to trigger the hands and feet to peel. More likely is post-streptococcal infection or something called "hand-foot-mouth disease". Dyshidrosis is a skin condition that can cause peeling of hands and feet--typically associated with sweaty palms and feet that itch. ...Read more

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What kind of allergies make your skin from both hands and feet peel off?

Not always allergies: A contact dermatitis to something that comes directly into contact to your skin may do it, but food allergies or allergies to airborn allergens will not. This is probably not an allergy. ...Read more

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Dry skin n peeling on hands n feet.

Dry skin n peeling on hands n feet.

Dry peeling skin: There are a number of causes of dry peeling skin. You can use a cream like lachydrin (lactic acid) twice daily to improve the symptoms. I think 5% is otc while 12% is prescription. Fungal infection is one of the causes of scaling so if it is not resolved see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your hands and feet peel with little round empty blisters?

What does it mean when your hands and feet peel with little round empty blisters?

Dyshidrotic eczema: This is probably a condition called dyshidrotic eczema. This can be treated with steroid creams or ointments applied to the area with the blisters. Other treatments for resistant cases include phototherapy, and creams that suppress an over-active immune system in the affected skin. You can find more information here: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000832.Htm. ...Read more

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I am so dry on the inside that sex is a no-go.. I am also very dry on the outside peeling hands, feet, etc. I am 56 and yes had a hysterectomy.At 28?

I am so dry on the inside that sex is a no-go.. I am also very dry on the outside peeling hands, feet, etc. I am 56 and yes had a hysterectomy.At 28?

See your physician. : For your vaginal dryness, i would recommend a personal lubricant (ie KY jelly, etc). If this is not effective, you should see your physician. There are prescription vaginal creams (ie Premarin (conjugated estrogens) cream) that may be an option. ...Read more

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