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I have thick patchy layers of dandruff stuck to my scalp which itches i think is either cradle cap or seborrheic derm how can I permanently cure (19yr?
Doc said I have a seborrheic keratosis on my back.Sending me to derm in 3 wks.I now have itching/tingly below & to left of the sk.Is this related?
I use of fluocinonide 0.05% topical solution for seborrheic scalp dermatitis ok over 2 wks? My derm. Said its short term. No open sores, helps w itch.
Can seborrheic dermatitis cause pustules and papules? I've been diagnosed with seb derm but can't find any information about this.
Usually not: Please consult this site for authoritative information on this topic. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/seborrheic-dermatitis/basics/definition/CON-20031872 ...Read more
Treated seborheic derm.itching alot where Rogaine is applied . When can I color roots of my hair? Hair is very fine. Safe , if keep color off scalp?
My Derm. said all clear with seborheic dermatitis . But can demodex be a reason why I still feel grains and like scalp feels like hairs moving on top?
I think I have recurring seborheic derm. on scalp . Hair loss. Tried Nizoral 2x's a wk. for 2 wks. Still problem. What else/how often can I try ? Thnx
SEBORRHEIC DERMATITS: TRY A TAR SHAMPOO. BETTER TO SHAMPOO MORE OFTEN FOR NOW. CAN YOU MANAGE DAILY FOR A COUPLE OF WEEKS? HAVE YOU SEEN A DERMATOLOGIST? GOOD LUCK. ...Read more
Can Rosacea , Seborheic derm. ,milk allergy , stomach sensitivity and toe fungus or althletes feet , all be connected to yeast overgrowth in the body?
No: The so-called Candidiasis syndrome has never been supported by scientific findings. All of the above-mentioned issues are very common occurrences although unusual for one to have all of the probles at the same time. Having said that, sehorrhea is considered to be an untoward reaction to Pityrosporium orbiculare, a fungus found normally on adult skin. ...Read more
How is selsun blue in comp. to prescription anti fungal ie ketaconazole for seborrheic Derm? I feel long term use can't be good of rx, where does selsun fit in?
Both work well.: They may even be used together. Individual response varies. You may want to try each of them for a few months and see how they compare. Ketoconazole is safe long term. Active ingredient in Selsun Blue is selenium sulfide - you may be able to buy a cheaper generic version. ...Read more
Can seborrheic dermatitis flare ups have something to do with my menstrual cycle? If so, why? Diagnosis was by derm.
Sure: This is familiar. Just manage your seborrhea. There are all kinds of things that work. Lots will make it flare. Whatever maintenance treatments are most helpful -- and you will do a lot of experimenting -- will become part of your daily regimen and eventually keep this annoying problem at bay. Whether it is selenium, coal tar, ketoconazole, or something else, be consistent and diligent. ...Read more
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