By Gary M. White, MD
Burn of the hand--very common.
Neutrophilic Dermatosis of the Dorsal Hands
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Cheiralgia Paresthetica. The patient may complain of numbness, tingling, burning, or pain on the back or side of the hand at the base of the thumb, but symptoms may extend up the back of the thumb and index finger and across the back of the hand.
Solar Lentigines and sun damage.
Erythema Elevatum Diutinum
Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
Porphyria Cutanea Tarda
Pseudoporphyria. Vesicles and fragility of the skin are seen in sun-exposed areas, very similar to porphyria cutanea tarda.
Phytophotodermatitis. A woman who made ceviche with lime and lemon and then went out in the sun.
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