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A 22-year-old male asked:

When i lift my hair up i see loads of white/yellowish flakes sitting on my scalp that make my hair fall out, it's also itchy, what symptoms are these?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Seborrhoic dermatiti: The findings are compatible with seborrhoic dermatitis which is caused by a fungus. Consult with your doctor for a shampoo that can help you.
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