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A 26-year-old female asked:

How to get rid of scabs in hair?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Seborrhoic dermatit?: The scabs are probably as a result of your vigorous scratching. Chances are, you are itching secondarily to seborrhoic dermatitis. Try using a shampoo that works in fungal infection like one percent Nizoral (ketoconazole) which is available over the counter.

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