Hand Rash, extremely painful.

Patient

Q: I have a strange rash on my hands. I thought that the onset was because i might have an allergy to the vinyl gloves i wear at work. I was given a different type(polyethylene) and Im still having the same issues. The issue that I am having is the gloves i wear at work need to be food safe. Could i be allergic to gloves in general and how can I treat this at home. I do not have health insurance.

Doctor

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