Dyshidrotic eczema is a condition in which small blisters develop on the hands and feet. Blisters are often itchy.
People are more likely to develop dyshidrotic eczema when:
The cause is unknown. The condition seems to appear during certain times of the year.
Small fluid-filled blisters called vesicles appear on the fingers, hands, and feet. They are most common along the edges of the fingers, toes, palms, and soles. These blisters can be very itchy. They also cause scaly patches of skin that flake or get red, cracked, and painful.
Scratching leads to skin changes and skin thickening. Large blisters may cause pain. Read more about hand eczema.
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