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I have one pimple on my head is it caused by std.

I have one pimple on my head is it caused by std.

"Pimples" on the: head are usually Pilar cysts or folliculitis neither of which is an STD. I can't think of any STD's that would appear on the scalp unless there was a rash all over the body. ...Read more

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more


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I noticed that I have some pimples on my head. Same pimples that I have on my face sometimes. Is that normal?

I noticed that I have some pimples on my head. Same pimples that I have on my face sometimes. Is that normal?

Scalp Folliculitis: What is the cause of scalp folliculitis? The cause of scalp folliculitis is not well understood. It is generally considered to be an inflammatory reaction to components of the hair follicle, particularly the micro-organisms. These include: bacteria (especially propionibacterium acnes, but in severe cases, also staphylococcus aureus), yeasts (malassezia species), mites (demodex folliculorum). ...Read more

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I have pimple on my head since 10 years. It is painless and layers of skins. It is incresing in numbers now.

I have pimple on my head since 10 years. It is painless and layers of skins. It is incresing in numbers now.

Folliculits: Folliculitis is an infection in the hair follicles. Each hair on your body grows out of a tiny pouch called a follicle. You can have folliculitis on any part of your body that has hair. But it is most common on the face and scalp and areas rubbed by clothing, such as the thighs and groin. ...Read more

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I have pimples on my head and just my head is this normal?

I have pimples on my head and just my head is this normal?

No not Normal: No it is not normal to have pimples on your head(scalp) you should have it checked as it may be bacterial or fungus infection, and needs to be diagnosed and treated appropriately. ...Read more

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I have pimples in my head it itch me and have blood spot in the middle of the peel I have it since two years ?

I have pimples in my head it itch me and have blood spot in the middle of the peel 
I have it since two years
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Pimples: I really have no idea what you are talking about or the question u are asking. Rethink question and get back with us. ...Read more

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I have pimples on my head (scalp) and it is painful. Some of it had pus. What should I do and what is it called? Is there any solution to this?

I have pimples on my head (scalp) and it is painful. Some of it had pus. What should I do and what is it called? Is there any solution to this?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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I have pimples on my head, red bumps and they sometimes hurt, i feel like my head hurts because of it, what can I do?

I have pimples on my head, red bumps and they sometimes hurt, i feel like my head hurts because of it, what can I do?

Needmore information: It sounds uncomfortable... We need to know more about the nature and history of the "bumps"..Such as....When did they begin?...Where are they, what do they look like...How long do they last....Have you had them before...Anyone around you have them....Predisposing health factors...Etc...Best to see your family doc or a dermatologist soon...For a good history and physical exam. ...Read more

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I keep having pimples/sores on my head that keep re-appearing. How come the erythromycin solution is not working? Should i take daily antibiotic?

I keep having pimples/sores on my head that keep re-appearing. How come the erythromycin solution is not working? Should i take daily antibiotic?

Scalp infection: These chronic scalp infections -- it sounds like this is what you have -- are often very difficult to manage. You need to be under the care of a skilled dermatologist. ...Read more

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I am having hair Folliculitis. I am having very few pimple on my head. How can I remove it completely without any occurring. I don't want to eat oral ?

I am having hair Folliculitis. I am having very few pimple on my head. How can I remove it completely without any occurring. I don't want to eat oral ?

Follicular infection: these can be infected. You need to have this clarified with your physician. You may have to see a dermatologist. ...Read more