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Feeling of your skin burning

This page contains some of the conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms, although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Conditions

Chilblains

Chilblains are small, itchy swellings on the skin that occur as a reaction to cold temperatures.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Cold hands or feet
  • Itchy rash
  • Swollen finger
  • Feeling of your skin burning
  • Pain in toe

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Chilblains.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Postherpetic neuralgia

Postherpetic neuralgia is a nerve pain that occurs at the site of a previous attack of a condition called shingles.

Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Feeling of your skin burning
  • Itchy skin
  • Numbness or tingling on one side of body
  • Extreme pain on touching
  • Numbness or tingling on chest or back

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Postherpetic neuralgia.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Important: If you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.