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A 44-year-old female asked:

it's the crown of my head that's sensitive to touch & actually feels a little painful when i touch the base of the hair shafts. never had this before?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Exam: Have the area examined or get someone to send us a picture to help with your assessment. Was there any history of injury or bites? All the best.

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Last updated Aug 18, 2015

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