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what could cause my scalp to be sore for this last week? i do have rheumatoid arthritis, but i can't touch my head from soreness.

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Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Nonspecific : Could be a skin problem related or unrelated to hair follicles. Best to have an exam by your primary care provider. May need a dermatology referral. Hope this helps!
Answered on Feb 11, 2015

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