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ridges on scalp

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Not likely: Best see a dermatologist.
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Possibly: Possibly, but not likely. If the identation is a scar like appearance on the skin, then maybe. Ridges in the head are often muscle ridges or bony ridg ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Scalp issues: Please see a dermatologist. He/she will help you. Peace and good health.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be a nerve: Issue. See a neurologist
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Burning scalp: May have scalp irritation or open weeping scalp rash, seborrheic dermatitis or tinea capitis or infestation. Have it checked
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 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
14 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
57 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
47 years experience Dermatology
Scalp hurt: No. More specific details needed to provide useful information to you.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
15 years experience Dermatology
Piece of cake: Could be seborrheic dermatitis vs psoriasis vs something else. Once a diagnosis is made, a range of treatments are available depending on the severit ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
54 years experience Pediatrics
LOOSE SCALP: Maybe. Some persons have loose scalp without problems.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Scalp Sores: Scalp sores can develop from many skin conditions or as a symptom of a scalp infection. Bacteria, germs and some types of fungus can infect the scalp. ... Read More
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