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A 18-year-old male asked:

i am suffering from malabsorption and at the same time has excess production of sebum in scalp.so which vitamin/mineral deficiency could cause this?

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Dr. Karen Dantin
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Multiple: Could have many because of the malabsorption. Consider digestive enzymes, probiotics and consult with your doc..
Dr. Joram Seggev
Specializes in Allergy and Immunology
Multiple; more info: You don't tell me what your malabsorption is due to. Depending on the cause, there are various treatments. Also, various nutrients may or may not be absorbed. In short, discuss the issue with your gastroenterologist and if you are not satisfied, you may want to go a university-affilated clinic.

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