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295 Possible Causes for Palmar Erythema

  • Pregnancy

    Pregnant women can experience spider angiomata and palmar erythema. About two thirds of white women and only 10% of black women experience these symptoms.[emedicine.medscape.com] Other pigmentation changes, such as palmar erythema, pseudoacanthosis nigricans, vulvar or dermal melanocytosis, or postinflammatory hyperpigmentation secondary to specific[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    erythema) itchy skin hair loss dark coloured urine fluid retention in the abdomen and legs internal bleeding presenting as dark-coloured stools or vomiting blood hormone[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] erythema (PALE HAND WITH ISLANDS OF REDNESS OVER THENAR AND HYPOTHENAR EMINENCE) Duputryen’s contracture Clubbing (only in biliary cirrhosis) Terry’s “half & half” nails[stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu] Palmar erythema. Bruising. Petechiae or purpura. Hair loss. White nails (horizontal white bands or a proximal white nail plate; sign of hypoalbuminaemia).[patient.info]

  • Sepsis

    Aydin M, Ganschow R, Jankofsky M. Kocuria kristinae-caused sepsis in an infant with congenital tufting enteropathy. Turk J Pediatr 2017; 59: 93-96. Congenital tufting enteropathy (CTE) is characterized by the early-onset of chronic diarrhea and the inability to develop. It is a rare congenital disease with a low[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hyperthyroidism

    There may be palmar erythema, and increased sweating of the palms. Check their pulse: there may be tachycardia. Whereas in hypothyroidism, you would expect bradycardia.[web.archive.org] Palmar erythema. Sweaty and warm palms. Fine tremor. Tachycardia - may be atrial fibrillation and/or heart failure (common in the elderly).[patient.info]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    […] nodosum, lobe panniculitis, atrophy of finger skin, palmar erythema, and skin fragility (often worsened by corticosteroid use).Diffuse alopecia areata (Diffuse AA) occurs[en.wikipedia.org] […] vasculitic nerve infarction known as mononeuritis multiplex.Other, rather rare, skin associated symptoms include pyoderma gangrenosum, Sweet's syndrome, drug reactions, erythema[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Fatty Liver

    erythema, or splenomegaly), laboratory findings (eg, decreasing platelets, elevated bilirubin, or decreasing albumin), patient complaints (eg, encephalopathy, ascites, or[emedicine.com] […] disease should be seen regularly by a primary care physician, who may be able to detect disease progression through physical examination findings (eg, spider telangiectasia, palmar[emedicine.com]

  • Palmoplantar Pustulosis

    Acropustulosis, or chronic palmar plantar pustulosis (PPP), is a phenomenon of recurrent sterile pustules, erythema, and scaling affecting the palms and soles.[mayoclinic.pure.elsevier.com] Tinea pedis - commonly unilateral or asymmetrical erythema, scaling and pustules. Toe clefts and nails are usually involved.[patient.info] AB - Acropustulosis, or chronic palmar plantar pustulosis (PPP), is a phenomenon of recurrent sterile pustules, erythema, and scaling affecting the palms and soles.[mayoclinic.pure.elsevier.com]

  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

    Pruritus Abnormal bleeding or bruising Pale stool or dark urine Examination Jaundice Xanthelasma and tendon xanthomata Hepatosplenomegaly Features of chronic liver disease Palmar[oxfordmedicaleducation.com] erythema, ascites, temporal and proximal muscle wasting, and peripheral edema American Liver Foundation.[emedicine.medscape.com] Prominent spider angiomas and redness of the palms of the hands (palmar erythema) are usually present. delirium tremens may be a difficult problem during the early phase of[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Endocarditis

    What is it? Endocarditis (pronounced en–dO–kär–'dIt–is) is an infection in the heart. Bacterial infection is the most common source of endocarditis. Infection happens when bacteria enters the bloodstream and gets stuck inside the heart where it multiplies. This can hurt or even ruin the heart valves. Bacterial[…][web.archive.org]

  • Hepatitis C

    The physical examination may reveal signs of liver disease such as spider angiomata, palmar erythema and telangiectasia.[doi.org] erythema.[doi.org] […] has hepatitis C, look specifically for contraindications to antiviral therapy ( Box 2 ) in the clinical evaluation and for signs of liver disease such as spider nevi and palmar[doi.org]

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