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Why Is My Foot Getting Itchy Every Few Days For No Reason
Fungal infection: You may have a fungal infection. The problem is that this can spread to your shoes which can then re-infect you. #1 - wear clean socks every day. #2 - see your doctor or a podiatrist to have your feet looked at and possibly started on an antifungal medication. #3 - get from the pharmacy or your podiatrist a spray to use on all your shoes to kill any fungus. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
On my feet it gets itchy and when I scratch white bumps appear and it gets even more itchier. What could be the reason for this?
Athletes foot: If on the sole of your foot then athletes foot if on top and bottom then sensitive to sock or shoe. ...Read more
Every time my dr prescribes sulfamethoxazole &trimethoprim, i get an itchy red spot on my foot, the dr says its not from this med, could it be?.
Possible: But unlikely that an allergic response would be limited to a single spot on your foot. Discuss w/your doctor. They know you best. ...Read more
For the last few days I'd get itchy. Wrists, feet ect. Once I itch a bunch of bump welts appear. What could it be?
Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more
My body feel itchy without any reason. I try fasting to see whether im allergic to certain food. But i still get the itchyness..
Itchy skin: Most common cause of itch all over is dry skin. If moisturizing with a fragrance-free cream, switching to a gentle soap like dove for sensitive skin or cetaphil bar, and not using a washcloth/sponge/scrubbie does not help the itch very quickly, please see your dermatologist. There are many causes of allover itch that does not have a rash that need to be investigated as soon as possible. ...Read more
Itchy feet: Itchy feet with socks after a shower is very non-specific. You might be showering with water that is simply too hot, and your skin/antihistamines are reacting to it. Try cooler showers, and apply lotion to your feet (not inbetween your toes!) to see if this helps. If the problem continues or worsen as for a podiatry referral. ...Read more
I get tiny pustules(1 to 4) ,not itchy ,painless ,on sole of one foot only, occasionaly after my long runs for the past year .I am a regular runner.
Here are some...: Have these pustules happened to the same location or uncertain? If same along long run, clearly they are pressure- or friction-related. If so, think about improving padding to that area or /and shortening running distance. Of course, having a podiatrist take a look is a reasonable thing to do. ...Read more
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