What causes red,itchy skin with spots on hands and feet?

Posted on Mon, 8 Jun 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have skin allergy / irritation / reddishness / black / thickening / dryness of skin on certain spots on my hands and feet mostly on joints but few not on joints since quite some time ( ~ 2 years). I have seen skin specialists (2) and general physicians (2) in last 2 years for this problem. They have recommended different skin creams which I have used got some relief but the problem remains and erupts again.
Answered by Dr. Rahul Kumar 17 minutes later
Brief Answer:
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Detailed Answer:
Thanks for the query.
Probably you have developed callosities as mainly joint area is involved.
If possible upload a photograph of the involved area.
This will help me in giving a proper diagnosis.
Waiting for your response.
Let me know if you have any other doubts.
Thank you
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