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Hereford, TX
A 29-year-old female asked:

the inside of my ears are always itchy. i use qtips to scratch it but there's no wax or dirt. i also notice that the skin is flaky. what's causing it?

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Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
Family Medicine 24 years experience
It may be...: IT sounds like you could be having seborrheic dermatitis, although we need some more information and a direct exam for a final diagnosis. This could also be a fungal infection so that's why the importance of getting seen.

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