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doctor, i am suffering from yellow pimples on my head (scalp) from last 6 months. please help me out?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Wash scalp daily: Wash your hair and scalp daily, Any shampoo will do. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine.
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
See a dermatologist: Folliculitis? You might benefit from topical and oral meds.
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Scalp folliculitis: Best to seek consultation with dermatologist. Check out dermnetnz.org and search scalp folliculitisg

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