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Have red lumps on finger, foot and cut finger after scratching. Suggest treatment

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Hi,

I have 2 red lumps on my finger and 2 similar on my left foot (sole and toe ) I spent all Friday in airports and planes and when I woke up yesterday morning I had the lumps. I scratched my finger which resulted in on getting cut. I have attached photos

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Posted Sat, 16 Nov 2013 in Skin Hair and Nails
 
 
Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 2 hours later
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Hello.
Thanks for the query and photograph.
Its looking like a fungal infection.
Please use ointment clotrimazole daily in night and oint hydrocortisone in day.
Also take an anti histamine tablet.
This will give you relief in a week.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you
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Follow-up: Have red lumps on finger, foot and cut finger after scratching. Suggest treatment 1 minute later
Thanks what would be the cause ?
 
 
Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 24 minutes later
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As you were on air port using all public things, you might have got this fungal infection.
don't worry just use the medication, you will be fine soon.
thank you
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Follow-up: Have red lumps on finger, foot and cut finger after scratching. Suggest treatment 1 minute later
Thanks !
 
 
Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 12 minutes later
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welcome

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You are most welcome
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