Possibly the result of detergent or irritation due to chemicals in a ring, or a psychosomatic disorder, a condition distinguished by red, itchy, dry skin, or the presence of small blisters, where a ring is normally worn.

RING-FINGER DERMATITIS: "That cheap ring gave me ring-finger dermatitis."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RING-FINGER DERMATITIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ring-finger-dermatitis/ (accessed May 10, 2021).