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Dry scaly patch on knuckle

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Suggest treatment for dry scaly white spots on knuckles

I have dry scaly white spots on most all of my knuckles. I use topical ointments but they seem to not be effective. I have had this conditions for 3 or more years. These spots are only on my knuckles. What can I ...
 

What causes reddish itchy rash on knuckle?

I am researching possible diagnoses for a roundish pink/red (little bit scaly) rash type thing on my knuckle. It started a while back but was more white/dry/light pink. But now it will get red ...
 

Child having scabs on knuckles. Cause of concern?

I just noticed my 5 years old has a rashy scab on his knuckles. Looks like he got in a fight. He said nothing happened and it just showed up. Possibly just from the cold dry air? There are no other ...
 

Discolored and rough patches on knuckles. Want second opinion.

I do medical work in Tanzania and for the last few months my knuckles have formed discolored and rough patches around them. Please see medical conditions... Issue: I've noticed these things on my skin ...
 

Want advice on discoloration on knuckles and rough patches around them.

I do medical work in Tanzania and for the last few months my knuckles have formed discolored and rough patches around them. Please see my medical history... Issue: I've noticed these things on my skin ...
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What to do for red dry patches on knuckles?

Hello. Both of my children have red, dry patches on their knuckles. It can be itchy at times ... weather...so I m wondering if it could just be extreme dry skin? Any suggestions? Thanks! ...
 

What causes itchy sore on the knuckle?

Hi, I have a sore on my knuckle that has been here for about 6 months. It started off as a patch of dry skin and most recently has spread over my entire knuckle (right hand, pinky). The skin is really ...
 

What could circular patches of skin on knuckles and fingers that peels away along with dry skin indicate?

for a month or so now, I ve noticed scaly circular patches of skin on some of my knuckles and fingers. I can peel the patch away to reveal slightly pink skin underneath. they do not hurt or burn ...
 

Dark patch on knuckle, not itchy, same odor as rest of foot, scaly. Causes and treatment?

My right big toe has a darker patch on the knuckle. it s not particularly itchy and doesn t smell any different to the rest of the foot . slightly scaly , enough to make the crease in the knuckle more ...
 

Peeling skin on fingertips and knuckles, raised and dry patches on torso, eczema

My hands are peeling around the fingertips and on my knuckles, I ve also found dry patches on my torso and shoulder blades. The dry patches are sometimes raised and sort of flakey. I have eczema ...
 

Raised nodule on the knuckle. No pain. Need to be treated?

My daughter has an odd condition on her middle knuckle of her middle finger . It is hard and dry ... knuckle. She has had it for years. Doesn t seem to bother her (as far as pain etc) but is an eye sore. Can ...
 

Is scabs on knuckles and hands due to allergic reaction?

I have scabs on my knuckles, my hands are very dry and the skin of my hands seems wrinkled. It could be scabies but I am not sure as I dont feel itchy on the rest of my body like I have no itching ...
 

Rough, dry patches on knuckles, elbows, using hand lotion which gives short time relief. Indication of disease?

I have rough dry patches on my knuckles. most of the times it is confined to the pinky finger knuckles but sometimes it is on my other if not all of the other knuckles. I also have very dry rough ...
 

Red eyelids, puffiness, flakiness, dry eyes. Red patches on fingers, swollen knuckles. Related?

along with flaky, sore feet that have formed hard spots, and rough, dry, red patches on my hands .... They re heavy (so I always feel tired), and my vision is a little bit blurry.My eyes are also very dry ...
 

Have circular patch of skin that is extremely itchy. Located on my index fingers knuckle. When scratched liquid comes. Suggestions?

I have this circular patch of skin that is extremely itchy and had tiny bumps on it. It is extremely itchy at times and is located on my hand near the index fingers knuckle. When I scratch ...
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Hi, i have dry, cracked skin that bleeds on my fingertips. My knuckles are getting like that also. What can I do? Thank you.
It can happen due either to vitamin deficiency (especially vit. B6) OR weather. Cant take multivitamin supplements. Can apply petroleum jelly after washing hands. Jelly has to be applied within 1 minutes of making skin dry, otherwise it won't help. Regards.
 
Painful knuckles on index finger and tender wrist
in my opinion you are suffering with some kind of arthritis kindly meet a doc
 
24 hours ago with creeping pain in my left pinky knuckle. by dinner it was really hurting, took advil , eventuwent to bed, now swllon badly im 50 female fat
hi, It could be infective process in your knuckle that is swollen now. You mostly require a course of oral antibiotics to get rid of it. Continue to take Advil, and give cold compresses locally. Get well soon.
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