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itchy hands

i'm having a problem with itching hands(mainly fingers). my index finger on left hand has had a itching rashon it for quite sometime now . it has now started to show up on fingers of both hands. it has gotten worse as the blisters are more numerous ,skin is cracking and bleeding. been washinghands good,using ointment cremes to no avail. what can i do to get releif from this
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Hi there!

Itching also known as pruritis, is a symptom of a wide variety of conditions. It can result from dry skin, infection, inflammation, allergy, insect bites, fungal infection, dermatitis, allergies, hives, scabies or liver diseases causing jaundice. Localised itching with blisters is more likely to be infectious or allergic in nature. You could try using OTC anti-pruritic ointments and see if these seem to help. If you do not see an improvement you may consider an evaluation by a primary care physician or a dermatologist for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate management.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care.
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I also have these small, itchy patches of blisters on and between my fingers, thought it was poison ivy but not so sure, nothing seems to help!! Any info would help, thanks!!
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