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A 22-year-old male asked:

Does scalp scratching cause hair loss or traction alopecia? and is it permanent loss?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Possibly: please consult a board certified dermatologist to determine the cause of the irritation and for an examination of your hair follicles.
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