A 31-year-old female asked:
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my son 26mon old loosing hair have itchy scalp no ring worm/dandruff should i shave his head he just don't drink enough water he eats fine plz help?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dermatologist: Evaluation is warranted, possibly he is suffering from seborrhoeic dermatitis or some other scaly skin condition, shaving isn't the treatment, proper management is needed, good luck
Answered on Jan 28, 2018

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Itchy scalp: Two options: 1: Discuss this with a Dermatologist. 2: See a hairstylist. Each would be a good idea and you will be pleased with the outcome!

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