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The 3 middle fingers of my right hand seem enlarged at the

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knuckles w/leathery skin. No pain...
The 3 middle fingers of my right hand seem enlarged at the knuckles w/leathery skin. No pain. Also my right forearm has a dry raised itchy bumps.
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Dermatologist: DrRussMd, Internist/homeopath replied 2 years ago
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Hello

You need an exam.

This can be a sign of dermatomyositis, which is a muscle disease and can progress.

It can be a sign of arthritis

Or gout.

OR a kind problem.

OK, so that is an initial answer….

Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. When you are ready, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent]. If you forgot something, come back. I am here daily.

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