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Itchy lump on head

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anil Nasta
Family Medicine 11 years experience
Hard lumps on head : It could be a few different things but folliculitis comes to mind, which is like acne involving the hair follicle. But with examination or a picture ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Rule out infection: Impetigo may be one cause, eczema and ring worm are other causes to consider. Please see your pediatrician or upload a photo during a virtual consulta... Read More
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Tinea capitis: Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the scalp. Is caused by same fungus that causes athlete's foot. It can get quite extensive and not infrequently... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Allergic: This may be due to allergic reaction or contact dermatitis.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammed Shafi
Gastroenterology 36 years experience
Itchy scalp: This can be due to folliculitis or fungal infection.Please see your doctor.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Hard to say : Without actually looking at the rash. Since the bumps are itchy, they may be insect bites of some type, but since one hurts, infection must be ruled ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
Dentistry 46 years experience
I would start with your physician. A referral to a dermatologist may be suggested.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a Doctor: More information is needed to diagnose the condition. Don't wait- a careful diagnosis will be the fastest way to get the problem treated and resolved.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Wens: They are sebaceous cysts. Consult a dermatologist for help.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
Dermatology 28 years experience
See a dermatologist: Seborrhea, contact dermatitis to anything used on scalp especially hair color can cause these symptoms. So can head lice. They particularly like the b... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
See a doctor: Eruptions of this nature may be infective, allergic, non-infectious inflammatory and even rarely due to underlying malignancies. Working out the caus... Read More

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