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What Causes Hand Dermatitis

What Causes Hand DermatitisWhen it comes to the cuases of dermatitis, there are various factors which cause the dermatitis.But the exact cause is still unknown; however, there can be couple of conditions appears. There are three most common conditions which related to hand eczema are irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, and atopic dermatitis.

Irritant Contact Dermatitis

Irritant Contact Dermatitis is the most common type. frequent exposure to irritants substances such as water, lubricants,soaps, detergents, solvents, oils, coolantst, food products, metals, and plastics can restrict the repair of the skin barrier.

What are the signs and symptoms?

The symptoms of hand dermatitis are as following:

It may affects the fingertips and skin gets dry and chapped with areas of itchy, red, scaly, and swollen skin

In addition,the skin may sting or burn when in contact with irritants, thus it may eventually crack and bleed

Allergic Contact Dermatitis

The second most common type of hand dermatitis is Allergic Contact Dermatitis. The common allergens include nickel, certain food additives and fragrances, and preservatives. Occupational allergens probably include antibacterial soaps and solutions, organic dyes, rubber, plastic resins, and plants.

What are the signs and symptoms?

The symptoms of hand dermatitis are as following:

The small blisters may gradually appear with itchy, swollen, red skin after long time exposure under the sun.

Whatsmore,the skin may dry out with crusts, scales, and cracks.

Long time exposure to the allergen can cause the skin to turns into darken and it may become thick.

In addition, it appear over the hands and fingers, particularly on the inside of the hands and finger tips

Atopic Dermatitis

According to the medical reaearch,The hand eczema can also be caused by Atopic Dermatitis.

What are the signs and symptoms?

The symptoms of hand dermatitis are as following:

1, patients maybe feel strongly itchiness and pain as well.

2,some parts of the body like :fingers ,feets and back make cause skin lesions

3,the condition of atopic dermatitis is chronic.

So the patients should talk more about the acurate and specific symptoms and conditions when they are looking for a right doctor and best treatment.


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