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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I have a sore spot on my knuckles that has recently begun to

Customer Question

I have a sore spot on my knuckles that has recently begun to turn yellow. How alarmed should I be?
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Sensitive to touch, started a few days ago. Slightly swollen, also, like a boil.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Hypertension, hypothyroid, over weight.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr Stan replied 9 months ago.

Hello this is Dr. Stan and I will assist you with your question today. I am board certified and I have 40 years of patient experience. I am happy to help you. I'm sorry you have a problem with your hand.

I need some additional information in order to be able to help you more effectively.

Any trauma involved? any insect bites? broken skin? There only when you make a fist?

Expert:  Dr Stan replied 9 months ago.

Can you send pictures?

Expert:  Dr Stan replied 9 months ago.

awaiting your pictures.