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Burning Scalp Anxiety
Burning sensation on head scalp mix with liquid feeling when I'm stressing really bad with bad anxiety. What to do?
SOUNDS UNCOMFORTABLE: Might be time to reduce stress and also see your dr. If stress does this talking with a psychotherapist seems right. Meds might help. Over several months meditation will help too. Lots of things can help so find someone who can assist you in making changes. I'd try a good psychotherapist for starters. ...Read more
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it. Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin (beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body. Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn. Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
My scalp has been burning along with my ears and my neck burns this has been coming and going for a few months now could it be anxiety?
See a doctor: See a doctor and let them check you. ...Read more
Paresthesia refers to a burning or prickling sensation that is usually felt in the hands, arms, legs, or feet, but can also occur in other parts of the body. The sensation, which happens without warning, is usually painless and described as tingling or
numbness, skin crawling, or itching. The appropriate treatment for paresthesia depends on accurate diagnosis of the underlying cause. ...Read more
Several things: It's difficult to give you more accurate advice without sering your scalp, but this could he several things from a herpes zoster infection, to seborrheic dermatitis to fungus and even psoriasis. Ideally you should see a doctor to better characterize the problem and create an appropriate treatment plan. Best of luck. ...Read more
I'm trying to deal with an annoying itch that started yesterday, I woke up this morning and my scalp felt like it was burning, the itch is spreading?
Hard to say: Without knowing if there's a rash/ hives/ bite marks associated with the itching or other associated symptoms (i.e.: fever, swelling, etc), it'd be tough to say for us what this may be. Any recent medication use, travel, exposure to pets, allergies? If the itching persists or you have other associated signs or symptoms, please see your doctor. ...Read more
It sure could.: Botox injections in the scalp are usually done for treatment of migraine headaches (by paralyzing trigger muscles), and the scalp is highly vascular, so needle pokes can cause stretching and bruising felt as "burning." this should be temporary and is of no concern otherwise. ...Read more
Allergy to soap/shampoo
reaction to hair colouring product
side effect of medication
vitamin b 12 deficiency
spinal nerve compression
peripheral artery disease
peripheral nerve trauma (see nerve symptoms)
peripheral nerve compressions. ...Read more
See md: This could represent contact allergy, or sign of internal problems. See md to review drug history- new medications or new generics? Recent chemical exposure? New hair products? Blood tests and possible skin biopsy may be necessary for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
Found two or more red dots on my scalp and they itchy and burning feeling should I get it checked out?
I've noticed every time I stress about something I get a weird burning sensation on my scalp. What could this be?
I understand your concern.
At age 24, problems and conflicts with parents, relationships with turmoil and separations, work and finances can cause Anxiety with physical symptoms.
Relax by, Breathing Relaxation, Visual Imagery, Yoga, and Meditation.
See a Therapist to cope with stressors in life, resolve conflicts and turmoil in the relationships, and to improve your functioning at work and in per ...Read more
The right side of my scalp has been burning since I woke up in the hospital with a central line iv in me. It is constant and nothing eases it.
Headache: Hi do not know the reason why you are in the hospital or have a central line I would ask the physician who is looking after you ...Read more
I have burning & itching sores on my scalp and it has spread to my entire neck area. It. Is very painful and I have not used any new products except t?
SeborrheicDermatitis: A common skin condition that affects the scalp. Stress and fatigue often contribute to seborrheic dermatitis. Particularly stressful events and situations can actually worsen seborrheic dermatitis almost immediately. There’s no cure for this condition, it is possible to get it under control and eliminate future flare-ups. Rec. See your pcp to get the final diagnosis and management. ...Read more
Neurology consult: You could be having a kind of neuropathic pain disorder. Best would be consult a neurologist to rule out any underlying condition and make a management plan. Treatment options include use of medications, mainly anti-epileptics and anti-depressants. Bio-behavioral therapies including relaxation therapy can help (pain psychologist). ...Read more
No: But don't expect any real benefit from this oil. ...Read more
See derm: See dermatologist because there are several causes for this. ...Read more
Why is my scalp burning after washing with Suave Cherry Blossom Shampoo? Is it because I dried it out?
What is scalp burning a sympyom of? No cuts, or rash, no new soap, can hardly shower my nerves are thatsensitive.
I have burning sores on the back left side of my scalp along with headache and stiff neck what could be the cause?
I feel a pricking sensation in my scalp along with burning and itchiness. However, my hair are healthy and clean. Please help.
Scalpdryness: Use selsun and or coal tar shampoo. Avoid hair color/ ...Read more
What could cause my scalp to feel like its burning. Shingles has been ruled out.? The only thing that seems to help is ice packs.
Many possibilities: There are a number of possibilities that could explain that symptom including chemical damage to the skin from hair products to nerve damage from a variety of causes. "burning" quality pain is typical for neuropathic or nerve damage pain. I would suggest you get in to see a neurologist or a pain management specialist for a good evaluation. ...Read more
Daughter complains about scalp feeling of burning, itchy, pin/needle feeling. Scalp is clear and healthy, but hot to touch. What is this?
This is a non-specific complaint for an 8-year old. Reassure her. Check whether this is from new shampoo, hair spray etc.
If not going away in 1 or 2 days, seek medical attention. ...Read more
My scalp has been itching burning and hair has been falling out for months now. I've tried everything to try and fix it but nothing is working?
My scalp is feels like it's burning and I also have an headache and my head just feels heavy and my neck hurts any suggestions what could be wrong?
When to see a doctor:
A headache can be a symptom of a serious condition, such as a stroke, meningitis or encephalitis.
Go to a hospital emergency room or call 911 or your local emergency number if you're experiencing the worst headache of your life, a sudden, severe headache or a headache accompanied by:
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/symptoms/headache/basics/when-to-see-doctor/sym-20050800 ...Read more
My scalp all of a sudden began burning & it hurts when I scratch. A smallump on my neck popped out of nowhere as well. Could this be due to the heat?
Likely Infection: It is more likely due to an infected area of the scalp. The lump is a lymph node draining the infection and not due to the heat. ...Read more
What causes your scalp to feel like someone is pouring acid on it its burning no cuts or anything;and double vision with trails and halos? Esp @nite?
Some ideas...: One thing to consider: the scalp pain may be shingles/zoster; migraines can occasionally do this as well. There are also other causes like trigeminal neuralgia. All three of these can also cause double vision in some patients. The haloes at night are often caused by cataracts and dry eyes. ...Read more
Yes: Could be ringworm or a host of other inflammatory skin diseases that affect the scalp such as eczema, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis. Need to see your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. There are otc antifungals you can use while waiting to see your doctor such as lotrimin solution, Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo. ...Read more
Anxiety is a general term for several disorders that cause nervousness, fear, apprehension, and worrying. These disorders affect how we feel and behave, and they can manifest real physical symptoms. Mild anxiety is vague and unsettling, while severe anxiety can be extremely debilitating, having a serious ...Read more
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