A 22-year-old male asked:
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pimple like bumps on scalp. not responding to dandruff or tar shampoo or salicylic acid. no flaking or burning. occasionally itches, but never severe.

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Dr. Michael Stern
10 years experience General Surgery
Many possibilities: Unfortunately they could be many things. Having somebody look at it in person would be the best. There are possibilities such as lice and ranging two small infections.
Answered on Feb 12, 2020

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