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I have unbearable itchiness along with some swelling on my hands

I am a 41 y/o male, in the recent months I have had unbearable itchiness along with some swelling on my hands, today I noticed the same itchiness and swelling on my left foot right a the ball... What is this???
Asked On : Fri, 10 Jun 2011
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  User's Response
hi welcome to health care you ever check your diabetes if not so first you check it? because recurrence of infection diabetes is one of the may having some kind of infection may be fungal or anything bite?you concern physician for that because after seeing the infected part give proper idea about diagnosis.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,thanks for query.the symptoms are suggestive some allergic reaction.The reason could be some insect bite,some food or cosmetic allergy.You need to keep a watch about the reason and try to recollect things when you had it.Please take anti allergic drugs as and when required.When problem persists you may need some blood investigations like blood counts,blood sugar etc.
wishing you good health.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
u have allergic reaction over body .
it may be dermografism or urticaria
u need to consult dermatologist
u can take tab cetrizine at night for itching
avoid direct sun light and sour food
drink more water
use moisturizer bath like dove.
Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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welcome to health care magic
It could be due to allergic reaction of body.
it may be acute urticaria. take anti-allergic medicines for it.
drink plenty water and coconut oil on affected parts.
Answered: Wed, 6 Jul 2011
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