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Old 12-06-2007, 07:20 AM   #1
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peeling skin

I have severe peeling on my palms and fingers. My fingers crack and also my feet. I have tried everything. Doctors have had me use hydrocortisone and ucerine cream with cotton gloves at night with little relief. I put lotion on 20 times a day and really makes no difference. I can not touch alot of clothing as I snag everything except cotton of course. I can't stand to touch anything. Help!!!!!!!!

Old 12-06-2007, 08:23 AM   #2
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Re: peeling skin

[FONT="Georgia"][COLOR="DarkRed"]Has anyone suggested or tested for a fungal infection? If it is one, the steroid cream (hydrocortisone) will only make it worse.[/COLOR][/FONT]

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Old 12-06-2007, 10:51 AM   #3
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Re: peeling skin

no! nobody has done any tests at all. Thank you I will suggest it at my next dr. visit

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