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Jeffersonville, IN
A 45-year-old female asked about a 48-year-old female:

I have itchy rash in my head and it seems to be taking my hair out but when i put cortisone on it it starts to get better . if i scratch it it runs yellow liquid?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Infection: You may have a scalp infection which will require a medical evaluation, visualization, culture and antibiotic therapy: call for an appointment today.
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