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Not really: The most causes of alopecia are unknown. ...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
Likely normal: Sebum production at your age is normal and indicating good health. As we get older, we tend to produce less sebum . Therefore, do not get upset, but do shampoo your hair daily . ...Read more
Genetics: Genetics are quintessential ingredient of our being, as the interaction of our genetic makeup with the environment that we live in determines many, if not all, of the processes and diseases. For example, psoriasis, an inflammatory geno-dermatosis, may cause dry and scaly scalp. Nevertheless, exclusion of other potential causes by a physician is warranted prior to this conclusion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dandruff and fungus: Look up pictures of them and compare. ...Read more
Not uncommon: May have been a wood tick and not a deer tick. Not all deer ticks are infected with the lyme organism. ...Read more
My brother is having dry layer and bubbles on scalp of head some of the doctor is this may be sirius skin disease
Scalp psoriasis?: Severe seborrheic dermatitis (seborrhea) or psoriasis on scalp can cause the appearance you described here. If he has rashes elsewhere such as back of elbows etc...Likely psoriasis. Significant fungal infection (kerion) can do that as well. These are treatable conditions, but require prescriptions. Consult your doc for an eval. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have brown hair but have red patches growing in from my scalp at the root. It is expanding. I heard this can be a genetic disorder or disease?
Scalp soreness: There is no disease that causes what you describe. If it is bothering you, then you need some medical diagnosis. Keep in mind that some things elude diagnosis or don't fit a particular pattern. ...Read more
Is there such a disease that can cause decrease of sensation throughout the body inc face scalp gums limbs genitals;loss of orgasmic sensation.Nerves?
Decreased Sensation: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of decreased pain sensation. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms. Diabetes, analgesics, congenital insensitivity to pain with anhidrosis, peripheral neuropathy, spinal cord injury, leprosy, hiv, chronic renal failure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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