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Slimy sticky scalp

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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All the oil in your: ...hair comes from the hair follicles and oil glands in the scalp. If you have long hair, the natural oils won't reach the ends of the hair shaft. T... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
You could have seborrheic dermatitis but for accurate diag pl see a Dermatologist and you will get better with treatment. Good luck
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 45 years experience
Sounds like seborrheic dermatitis, but SD does not typically cause hair loss. You should see a dermatologist for a complete evaluation and proper tre... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Get seen: By a competent dermatologist. I'm sorry this wasn't addressed long ago. You've probably either got bad seborrhea or one of the special fungi that infe... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Infections: You seem to have both parasitic and bacterial infections. Please see a General Physician to begin your journey to optimum health. Your problems are no... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
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 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
Dermatology 48 years experience
Scalp hurt: No. More specific details needed to provide useful information to you.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antonio Cruz
Dermatology 16 years experience
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
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 55 years experience
LOOSE SCALP: Maybe. Some persons have loose scalp without problems.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
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
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 72 years experience
SCALP CREASES: WRINKLES OR CREASES OR RIDGES OR FOLDS IN THE SCALP THAT ARE SOFT AND SPONGY ARE USUALLY HEREDITARY. THEY ARE ASSOCIATED WITH THICKENING OF THE SCALP... Read More
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