A 38-year-old female asked:
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my daughter 2 years constantly itches her head but no dendruff or eczema, changed several shampoos. what can it be?

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Dr. Marc Wager
39 years experience Pediatrics
Head lice? ringworm?: Itchy scalp can mean many things, including treatable causes, such as head lice (pediculosis capitis) or ringworm (tinea capitis. I would start by bringing your daughter to see her doctor, who may find a treatable cause, or may recommend therapeutic shampoos for conditions such as seborrheic dermatitis, or creams for eczema.
Answered on Apr 30, 2016
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