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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
You probably: You probably have seborrheic dermatitis but see your dermatologist to find out what is the cause.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sometimes: Hair dyes can lead to both skin irritation (contact dermatitis) & allergic reactions. This is largely because some dyes contain parphenylendiamine ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Tapeworms live in the intestines or they invade and form cysts in muscles or organs they do not live on the skin or scalp.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
20 years experience Pediatrics
Head Louse: The only known host for the head louse (Pediculus humans capitis) is humans. It doesn't have wings, so it jumps from one human host to the next. They ... Read More
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A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probably lice: No need for an evidence, try not to sleep alongside your pet, excessive personal hygiene and rigorous washing of clothing might help, if those measure ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michelle Jones singer
37 years experience Gynecology
Yes: it will grow back. This is something you need to confirm and discuss in detail with your doctor. You need to know and understand the procedure complet ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Head sores: Treating sores of the scalp depends on the cause, of which there are many. Eczema, psoriasis, seborrhea, fungal/bacterial infection, parasitic infest ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Impossible to tell: With such a vague symptom, it is impossible to say what this could be without seeing the indent in person and getting a thorough history. If you are ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No: No dandruff is not caused by loose scalp.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience Dermatology
Scalp hurt: No. More specific details needed to provide useful information to you.
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