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Scaly Scalp And Hypothyroidism
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 hair and scalp has become very dry and have lost the shine! will my hair become normal again, as I have hypothyroidism lately?
Hypothyroid patient w/ TSH 15.6. On levo. Have scaly small painless patch on my neck. Brown, not sure what it is. I have had pitraysis rosacea b4.
I have eczema since i was born. And my scalp is a littke scaly. Is there any remedy that can cure my illness?
I have an extremely dry scalp its scaly and skin is raised nowits coming down my shoulder and middleback itchy?
Dermatitis: Seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, or contact dermatitis from a hair product. All would benefit from a topical steroid solution and possibly a change in your scalp care. Start simply: use a zinc based shampoo as a shampoo and upper body wash, if it improves then its likely seb derm. If not, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
I've had hair falling out and a itchy and hurting scalp for about 2 months. There is no patches or anything scaly . I've tried everything help!!!
The thyroid gland is an endocrine organ located in the front part of the neck. Its role is to make thyroid hormones, which control the way cells use energy. Hyperthyroidism results when the thyroid gland is overactive and too much thyroid hormone is produced, which speeds up metabolism. This results in weight loss, a quick heartbeat, sweating, nervousness, ...Read more
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