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A 16-year-old female asked:

Brown spot flat on head dont think its birthmark bc it just appared kinda symetrical but not perfectly round and swollen glands back of head related?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Brown spot: You may have a fungus of the scalp. Try using nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo -1 percent available over the counter, otherwise see your dermatologist for a prescription
Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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