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A 63-year-old female asked:

Once a year scalp tingles & itches for 1-2 months & i lose 50% of my hair. use rogaine & some grows back. how is scalp tingling related to hair loss?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Scalp itching : and tingling may be due seborrhea or dry scalp. Dandruff shampoo may be helpful
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