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Shirley, NY
A 18-year-old male asked:

I have a smelly scalp and i been told that i have a fungas infection or overactive sweat glands on my scalp. would any selsun blue shampoo help me?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Need prescription rx: If you have fungal infection in the scalp it needs to be checked and treated with prescription meds and shampoo may also help.I may be a good idea to consult a dermatologist to make a correct diagnosis and proper treatment plan.
Last updated Mar 25, 2013


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