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Hi i have a never ending itchy scalp. my scalp itch after washing my hair. i get headaches; my scalp is sore and the crown of my hair hurts. ?

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Dr. David Rosenthal
Allergy and Immunology 23 years experience
Itchy scalp: An itchy scalp can be caused by many things, but often it is due to seborrhea. It causes a red, itchy rash and white scales. Consider coal tar shampoo (neutrogena t/gel), or selenium sulfide (selsun blue) or zinc (head & shoulders). If this does not work, see a physician or dermatologist to help you with a diagnosis.
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