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What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

What would cause small red bumps on my hands that turn into sores then break and ooze. Very sore.?

Dyshidrosis: There could be many causes for this from an infection from a bacteria or fungus to a condidion called dyshidrosis where we get tender sometimes itchy bumps on the sides of the fingers and the palms. You would need to have it checked by 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


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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 whole body is breaking out little red bumps all over?

My whole body is breaking out little red bumps all over?

Get examined: It could be an allergic reaction to something, blood disorder, skin disorder etc. Only your dr can make an accurate dx.
Have a great week! ...Read more

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Large red bumps breaking out on top and bottom of both feet?

Large red bumps breaking out on top and bottom of both feet?

Anything: Could be a variety of conditions. Get seen by your doctor for a further assessment of the issue. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

I have little red bumps on my hands. What it is it?

Could be: This could be lots of diseases. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more

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What could cause red bumps on the back of the hand?

What could cause red bumps on the back of the hand?

Dermatitis: It may be some forms of dermatitis when you are in contact with in your environment. It is not possible to tell you at this time. You need to see doctor for better evaluartion on your question. ...Read more

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What would cause lil red bumps and lil cuts on back of hand that turns into a dark area?

What would cause lil red bumps and lil cuts on back of hand that turns into a dark area?

Probably: This is probably hand eczema. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

I have little red bumps on my hands and feet that hurt. What is this?

Allergy or Virus: It can be an allergic reaction or a viral rash like hand, foot, and mouth disease which is causing appearance of the small red bumps.
If it is allergic take some oral antihistamine medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or loratadine.
Apply some calamine lotion at the rash as it will help in soothing the skin.
If symptoms persist get an evaluation done by a dermatologist. Treatment can be then started. ...Read more

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I had tiny red bumps all over my hands and forearms and within a hour or so it spread all over and it doesn't really itch hardly at all, and?

I had tiny red bumps all over my hands and forearms and within a hour or so it spread all over and it doesn't really itch hardly at all, and?

Question off: But - it is dog gone, near impossible to accurately diagnose a rash cause without a full history and visualizing the lesions. Take care. ...Read more

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Tiny red bumps appeared on my hand they were a little itchy but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Tiny red bumps appeared on my hand they were a little itchy but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Skin inflammation: Dyshydrotic eczema has similar features you describe. Send us some pics or get examined by your PCP for definite diagnosis. Try moisturizers/ olive oil and OTC cortisone cream in the meantime, You may need a higher strength by prescription if needed. ...Read more

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My daughter has red bumps on her hands and her arms?

My daughter has red bumps on her hands and her arms?

Need much more info: Rashes are sooooo hard to diagnose without looking at them, but further info to even try and narrow it down includes history or any new exposures, foods, soaps, detergents. Does rash itch, burn, hurt. Are there open sores, drainage. Size of bumps, do they come and go. Anywhere else at all on body, just not as many? The questions go on, but these are some of the essentials to help try and diagnose. ...Read more

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Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Hives: Most likely an allergic skin reaction to something you may have come into contact with. You can try over the counter antihistamines and if they do not resolve within 24 hrs, see your doctor ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my arm. They itch and have spread to my hand.

I have red bumps on my arm. They itch and have spread to my hand.

See doctor: For evaluation and diagnosis in order to treat it. Could be dermatitis, shingles,,,,,,,,,,, ...Read more

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I have red bumps all over the too of my hands, what is this and treatment?

I have red bumps all over the too of my hands, what is this and treatment?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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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My friend has red bumps on her hand that don't itch but they do itch on her side, and her leg?

My friend has red bumps on her hand that don't itch but they do itch on her side, and her leg?

Itchy bumps: Not sure what they are without an exam. In the mean time, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is over the counter and help the itch. Get eval and diagnosis should help the treatment of the underlying rash. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Tiny red bumps on my hand. Not really itchy, but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

Tiny red bumps on my hand. Not really itchy, but then the next day, where the bumps were, small black lines appeared, what could it be?

That's a new one: Black lines? The only thing I can think of is that you are scratching and those lines are actually blood under the skin where you scratched. Really need to see dermatologist ...Read more

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Noticed a rash on the top of my hands today (little red bumps) but I didn't touch anything that should cause a rash. Steven-johnson syndrome?

Noticed a rash on the top of my hands today (little red bumps) but I didn't touch anything that should cause a rash. Steven-johnson syndrome?

Erythema Multiforme: It's highly unlikely to be EM or Stevens-Johnson syndrome. Rashes can occur for all sort of reasons - contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis, viral exanthums, mites (scabies)…the list goes on. To diagnose the rash, it really needs to be seen -not something that can be done in this format. If it is troubling you, have your doctor take a look at it. ...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 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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I don't know what is on my hand can u help it's been almost 3 weeks now since I've been bitten by a mosquito and the two spots (where I've been bitten) on my hand are still there. They aren't as noticeable as they were the first few days (red bumps) nor d

Sometimes: Sometimes our body will have a reaction to a bite, and leave a small area of scar-like tissue. The substances that the mosquito injects into our body can cause this. Keep a close eye on them as they should resolve. If they have redness, red streaks, or fever, then you should be medically evaluated. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps on my arms and hands, what can it be?

I have little red bumps on my arms and hands, what can it be?

Unsure: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned about non itchy red bumps on hands and feet?

Should I be concerned about non itchy red bumps on hands and feet?

Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. 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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What should I do for itchy red bumps and swollen hand?

What should I do for itchy red bumps and swollen hand?

Infection: This sounds like a possible infection - you really should see a physician for further evaluation and possible antibiotic treatment. ...Read more

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Have IIH, taking Acetazolamide for 2+months. Been slowly breaking out with zits all over body. Take long time to heal. Some just red bumps, some hurt.

Have IIH, taking Acetazolamide for 2+months. Been slowly breaking out with zits all over body. Take long time to heal. Some just red bumps, some hurt.

Acne not common: Acne is not a common side effect of acetazolamide. It can a potentially dangerous skin reaction, hives, or rash, along with many other side effects. There are many other reasons for acne that include diet, hormones, and other medications. See your physician for evaluation if you're concerned. Http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a682756.html ...Read more