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A 47-year-old female asked:

I have a swelling at the crown of my head between my skull and scalp, when preasure is greatest my scalp itches and weeps. headaches and nausea ?

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Dr. Kristin Stropnicky
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Possible infection: I recommend a visit to your doctor. You symptoms may indicate an infection that needs drainage and/or antibiotics. Alternatively, it could be a local skin irritation or condition (like psoriasis) which could benefit from medication.
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Dr. Ashok Sonnad
Specializes in Family Medicine
May be dermatitis: The symptoms you talk looks like an ulceration and dermatitis. Mya use Hydrocortsone cream2% may relieve symptoms. Use the cream twice a day morning after shower and night at bed time
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Last updated Nov 8, 2020

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