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Itching Or Burning Scalp
I have localized nerve pain (tingling, burning, itching) on scalp, diffuse thinning & moving pressure in head for 10 mo. now. what could be the cause?
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
I have been experiencing severe itching, burning, tenderness of the scalp, as well as scabs. Now, my head is leaking a clear liquid. What is it?
Most likely if all: over the scalp: seborrheic dermatitis. Try an anti-dandruff shampoo, pharmacy generic brand. If you get immediate relief progressing to normal, that is all you need. If it is just affecting parts of your scalp, you may need an anti-fungal shampoo, and likely a visit to your PCP or dermatologist. ...Read more
Itchy skin, scalp is flaking and has dandruff, hair is falling out, facial skin is rough, butt itches. What is wrong? I stopped taking niacin 500mg.
Pimple like bumps on scalp. Not responding to dandruff or tar shampoo or salicylic acid. No flaking or burning. Occasionally itches, but never severe.
See below: It depends on the cause. Symptoms like these can only be adequately diagnosed through a thorough evaluation by your doctor. ...Read more
I have discharge everyday and smelly when i rub together no itching or burning, what could be wrong?
More specific: Discharge from where and when what rubs together? I am assuming the female parts but will wait to get a better question to provide a more specific answer. ...Read more
I've had thick, white, chunky discharge for quite sometime. No itching or burning. Not usually any odor. What could it be?
Bacterial Vaginosis: Usually this is due to bacterial vaginosis, but could have other causes. You can see your doctor. ...Read more
Sometimes I have to keep getting up to pee &when I do to i can't. There is no pain itching or burning. I try to ignore it sometimes but it's unbareabl?
Please see: Please see your urologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can get the best treatment. ...Read more
I have bad vaginal smells and a discharge but there is no itching or burning, what could be the problem?
Yes: Sounds like bacterial vaginosis on which the normally predominate peroxidase positive lactobacillus are killed of and there is an over growth of anaerobes. Antibiotics that kill anaerobes are used then it is a race to see which bacteria grow back fastest . ReHresh vaginal gel can give the good guys an advantage in the race. ...Read more
My urine smells like onions and is cloudy, what could it be? Nothing is itching or burning, no pains whatsoever, just those 2 problems.
May be normal...: Your existing urine odor and cloudiness could be just normal and unique for you as long as urinalysis from properly collected fresh urine is normal since its odor just reflects what you consume and its cloudiness is related with alkaline urine which usually contains more amorphous phosphate crystals, leading to cloudy urine. So, seek counseling and confirming as described. Best wish.. ...Read more
My urine lately is greenish (with no itching or burning) and i drink a lot of water with no diet change. What would be the cause of that ?
Green stuff: Could be dietary or could be something wrong with your liver. Go see a doctor. ...Read more
Is it normal to have occasional light green vaginal discharge ? It has no oder and is not chronic or frequent. No itching or burning involved
Occasionally: Ok if you have no other symptoms. ...Read more
What does it mean to have white mucus not itching or burning, means? Two days after my ovulation! Only 23 and sexually active! Sorry for the tmi!
White mucus: Your white mucusy discharge may be a normal occuring discharge. ...Read more
Quite a bit of clear, watery discharge. Also see some white around opening. Not itching or burning. Due for period in a few days. Is this normal?
Over last 2 weeks I have had increasing vaginal discharge. It is thick, white and sort of chunky (sorry tmi) there is no smell, itching or burning....
Not sure: However, pregnancy can give such discharge but you say you are not pregnant. Secondly hormonal changes, diet, new medications can all cause such changes. In yeast infections, one can have such a discharge even without the itching. If this continues to worry you, see your doctor for a thorough evaluation including a Pap smear if not already done. ...Read more