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A 42-year-old male asked:

I am experiencing flaking skin on scalp. the following also describes me: white specks on scalp or hair. what should i do?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Flakes: Sounds like dandruff. For starters a dandruff shampoo may help. Other medical cause could be thyroid problem or possible fungal infection. Other skin conditions possible to.

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Last updated Oct 23, 2017

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