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Content updated on Jun 1, 2022

What is palmoplantar pustulosis?

In this condition, small blisters filled with pus repeatedly appear on the palms and soles. The exact cause is unknown.

Symptoms of palmoplantar pustulosis

  • Skin abnormality

  • New bumps appearing while some bumps are healing already

  • Rash that affects my left and right side equally

  • Bumps containing pus

  • Skin Itching

  • Skin problem on the feet, beyond the ankle

  • Skin problem over the back of the hand

  • Previous allergic reaction to metals

Questions your doctor may ask to check for palmoplantar pustulosis

Your doctor may ask these questions to diagnose palmoplantar pustulosis

  • Do you have any skin problems?

  • Is there a mix of improving and new rashes?

  • Do you have similar skin symptoms on both sides of the body (symmetric)?

  • Do you have bumps on your skin with pus?

  • Do you have itchy skin?

Treatment for palmoplantar pustulosis

Treatment of this condition does not cure it, but aims to shorten and decrease flare-ups. The doctor may recommend moisturizers, creams or oral medications. In some cases, phototherapy (shining the areas with UV light) may be helpful.

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