A 21-year-old female asked:
since i was a kid i've had periods with a really bad ache in my hairroots, my entire superior skinsurface of the scalp, around my hairline aches. why?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Dermatology 19 years experience
See a neurologist: This type of dull aching pain on the scalp skin may indicate an problem with the nerves in the area. You may wish to see a neurologist as this pain sounds neural in origin.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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