Glossary for Intermittent palmar erythema
Medical terms related to Intermittent palmar erythema or mentioned in this section include:
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- Arm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the arm
- Cellulitis: inflammation of the subcutaneous fat
- Deep vein thrombosis: The formation of a thrombosis in the deep veins usually within the legs
- Dropsy: swelling of the soft tissues due to collection of water
- Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
- Erythema: Skin redness caused by congestion of capillaries such as in blushing.
- Hand symptoms: Symptoms affecting the hand
- Hemorrhagic fever: A group of diseases caused by viruses which cause damage to blood vessels and result in hemorrhages and fever. The hemorrhaging does not always cause serious bleeding. The specific symptoms may vary depending on which particular virus is involved.
- Hypopigmented lesions in children: Hypopigmented lesions in children refers are sores or ulcers that are colorless or have lost color in a child.
- Impetigo: Contagious skin rash from bacteria
- Intertrigo: This is an erythematous skin condition which occurs in areas where there is apposition of the skin surfaces
- Leg symptoms: Symptoms affecting the leg
- Leprosy: Hypopigmented lesions in children refers are sores or ulcers that are colorless or have lost color in a child.
- Limb symptoms: Symptoms affecting the limbs
- Lupus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
- Mottled erythema of the palms: thickened, red patches on the palms
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Omenn syndrome: A rare inherited disorder of the immune system involving B and T lymphocytes and characterized by skin rash and frequent infections.
- Palm symptoms: Symptoms affecting the palm of the hand.
- Perniosis: A blood vessel disorder where exposure to cord damp weather results in skin lesions on the extremities.
- Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Bleomycin: Some evidence indicates that exposure to Bleomycin has a possible link to an increased risk of developing cancer in humans. The carcinogenicity of the substance may be influenced by the duration and level of exposure. Bleomycin is used primarily as a chemotherapy drug.
- Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
- Scabies: Mite infection of the skin common in institutions.
- Scleroderma: A rare, progressive connective tissue disorder involving thickening and hardening of the skin and connective tissue. There are a number of forms of scleroderma with some forms being systemic (involving internal organs).
- Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
- Shingles: Infectious viral infection occuring years after chickenpox infection.
- Skin allergy: A skin allergy is an adverse response by the body's immune system to an allergen. The response may occur when the allergen comes into contact with the skin or when it is inhaled or ingested. A skin allergy manifests in skin symptoms such as hives and itchy skin. The severity of the response is variable.
- Skin color changes: Skin changes such as redness, blueness, or whitening.
- Skin problems: Any condition that affects the skin
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Systemic lupus erythematosus: chronic autoimmune disease that can be fatal, though with recent medical advances, fatalities are becoming increasingly rare.
- Viral hemorrhagic fever: A group of diseases caused by viruses which cause damage to blood vessels and result in hemorrhages and fever. The hemorrhaging does not always cause serious bleeding. The specific symptoms may vary depending on which particular virus is involved.
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