Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

bumps scabs on scalp

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
BUMPS AND SCABS: IF THIS CONDITION HAS BEEN GOING ON FOR A LONG TIME YOU MUST SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. I HOPE YOU ARE NOT PICKING AT THEM! BEST LUCK AND LET US KNOW HOW IT ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Lymph node: It possible that it is a lymph nodes. But need to know what is the reason for this nodes. With Scabies your head will be very itch, scaly scalp can ca ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kanaya Maharaj
Specializes in
It may be: Investigate the "lymph node". Ultrasound of the soft tissue will confirm if it is a node, fine needle aspiration of the lymph node will tell one if it ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
38 years experience Family Medicine
Infected cyst?: Infected cyst or hair follicle iikely. If large see a doc. If very small try a spot of bacitracin after cleaning it with mild soap and water. Hot c ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Needs examination: Your symptoms may be a form of seborrhea. It is not clear from your description if they are limited to your scalp, or if they responded to any attempt ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Go back.: Clindamycin was a good first try, but in your case it didn't work. Your dermatologist will now have to run some cultures to determine the exact nature ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: It sounds like you are developing small lymph nodes. These often form in response to infection. It would be best to see your doctor for an evaluation ... Read More
1
1 comment
A female asked:
Dr. Debra Atkins
20 years experience Dermatology
Bumps: Scans are just hard dried up skin debris that lays on the surface. Bumps or papules can represent many things like blisters etc. You should go see ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
46 years experience Dermatology
Cyst: Most common bump is cyst, but can determine cause from limited description. Smalll bumps present for long time are almost always benign cysts which ca ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month