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why have i got a patch of red scabs on the back of my head

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Need to examine: It is not feasible to be sure without examining you, however, what you described could be dandruff. Wash your scalp daily with any shampoo. If the les ... Read More
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Dr. Glynis Ablon
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There are many: reasons for scabs and brown discoloration. Instead of freaking out, apply topical antibiotic ointment and make appointment to see dermatologist
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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
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HealthTap Prime.: You seem to be suffering from an unknown condition. First step is a diagnosis. Use HealthTap Prime so that you can interact with a doctor live & p ... Read More
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Dr. Liesa Harte
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Skin infection : It sounds like impetigo. Clean the area with soap and water regularly and use some antibiotic cream or ointment. If it persists after doing that for ... Read More
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Dr. Bruce Jacobs
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They will heal: themselves. Just give it a little time.
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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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SEE YOUR DOCTOR: either you are having some kind or allergic reaction to the medicine or you are developing a low immune system making you vulnerable for a skin staph ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
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Get it checked.: Could be a skin cancer (basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma), or even a melanoma. Or it could be a benign lesion. Impossible to tell without looking ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Don't be scared: Probably an inflamed tricholemmal cyst. Annoying, not serious. Correct definition of the problem requires exam by medical professional. Probably simpl ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Kuitems
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Well: Maybe. To diagnose and I would need a picture Or in person doctor exam try Healthtap visit with photographs

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