It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Allergies Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-29-2002, 01:17 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: toronto, on, Ca
Posts: 10
envirogirl HB User
Exclamation tiny itchy firm water blister-like bumps

does this sound familiar to anyone? right now, i have 4 tiny (pin-head size) bumps that looks like it's liquid filled on the side of my second finger. and i had a few on the side of my palm. they come and go within a few days, and don't usually return in the same area. what the hell are they? anyone had them b4?

 
Old 05-29-2002, 06:24 PM   #2
Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 325
4given1 HB User
Post

A friend of mine gets these from time to time...Doc really couldn't explain it, but said it was probably stress related. Stress exacerbates eczema, and exzema can look like what you've described. So...I'm gonna say it just might be eczema!
__________________
Don't worry! - Phil. 4:6-7

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 05-29-2002, 09:39 PM   #3
Senior Veteran
 
Join Date: May 2002
Posts: 934
Lindarella HB User
Post

It's called dyshidrosis. It's a common form of eczema. It's not usually treated unless it gets bad. Steroid cream/hydrocortisone can be used.

 
Old 06-02-2002, 09:06 PM   #4
drs drs is offline
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: minn.
Posts: 1,409
drs HB Userdrs HB Userdrs HB Userdrs HB User
Post

I get those darn things too. Aren't they irritating? Here's what I did and it does seem to help.

I get a cotton ball and put some apple cider vinegar (only this kind)
on it and just hold it on there, or put a bandaid on it to hold it in place. Helps on the itch and it's usually gone in hour or two. Hope this works for you too. It regulates the ph balance of the skin. Diana

 
Old 07-18-2002, 07:48 PM   #5
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: selma nc united states
Posts: 1
pinkylee1165 HB User
Post

i used to get those and now my hands are real scaly and cracked open, usually starts out as little puss bumps and now it has spread all over my hands. it can be very painful. have tried 12 different medicines. i dont know for sure if it is eczema or psoriasis. i am about at my wits end with it.

 
Old 07-19-2002, 11:57 AM   #6
Senior Veteran
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Posts: 808
Jaytor HB User
Post

I've had these bumps off and on for years. My PCP diagnosed it as a type of eczema and in my case we determined that it's primarily an allergic response to the cheaper grades of printer/photocopier paper and inks. [Allergies are a form of stress.]

drs:

Thanks for the apple cider vinegar cure; will try it next time and see how that works.

 
Old 08-11-2002, 04:58 PM   #7
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 9
Dora HB User
Post

I have a few of those tiny water blisters on my finger but I have assumed they were due to candida. They are watery, not filled with pus, almost invisible except they itch sometimes and then I notice them.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Water blister rises on outside of knee during rehab daltoncd Knee & Hip Problems 4 08-11-2009 06:12 PM
Itchy and moisty surface...<<...PLS HELP...>> solomindada Sexual Health - Men 4 09-18-2007 05:27 AM
Sporadic peeling hands and feet, starts in tiny circles peelinghands Skin Problems 7 08-14-2007 10:34 AM
Tiny itchy blisters on my hand joll43 Skin Problems 1 09-22-2005 04:28 PM
help--tiny red blisters on fingers dreamymd Skin Problems 3 05-08-2005 12:34 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Allegra
Astelin
Benadryl
Clarinex Claritin
  Flonase
Nasonex
Prednisone
Singulair
Zyrtec




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Titchou (63), janewhite1 (39), danabarb (16), Machaon (10), MountainReader (10), MeezerWheezer (7), jennybyc (7), ladybud (7), solofelix (6), Liquidplasma (4)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (999), Apollo123 (898), Titchou (833), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (747), sammy64 (667), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:58 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!