A 35-year-old female asked:
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i have itchy ears all the time i scratch with a qtip and its gets better but then it starts right back. what would that be? or what meds can i take?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Seb derm / psoriasis: You may have psoriasis or seborrheic dermatitis of the ear canal. A little dab of hydrocortisone 1% twice a day for a few days on an as needed basis will usually do the trick.
Answered on Dec 12, 2016

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