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Treatment Of Scalp Tenderness
I have itchy sore bumps on my scalp mostly around the hairline. Organix scalp therapy shampoo seems to be helping get rid of them. Do i continue?
Healthtap is a: Medical site. See that you have a large number of questions about hair. Found a site that may be a good match for you: http://www.Hairfinder.Com/askhairquestions.Htm you can ask questions online and a cosmotologist will answer them. ...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
Upper side of my knee got bigger and tender and i don know what caused, i had noticed after a sleep, what causes and what s the treatment?
Effusion: Water on the knee is known as an effusion. This is usually easiest seen proximal to and lateral to the patella. Causes include but are not limited to inflammatory issues including arthritis, synovitis, and gout/pseudo-gout. If there has been a recent injury then the fluid can be from blood accumulation from cartilage injuries, ligament injuries, fracture, or even patellar dislocation. You should see your doctor first to determine the cause. ...Read more
Woke up with heel pain inner/outer heel area both feet, it's worst in the morning and when I stand up, and is very tender to touch. Cause/treatment?
Plantar fasciitis: There are several things you can do on your own. But, if they don't work, you will need to go to the podiatrist for help. Stretch your calf muscle, ice your heel and arch, take an NSAID if you don't have an allergy/intolerance, wear a very good supportive shoe with a good quality otc arch support, avoid barefoot or flat shoes. ...Read more
Submandibular lymph nodes havebeen palpable since15yrs, palpabl axillary nodes 5yrs.Both r movabl, tender n small.Pl suggest treatment.Feel tired alwys?
Inflammation: Probably better to seek professional help. It's always better to catch things early. ...Read more
Swelling just below knee cap was tender to touch now no pain just feels weird to kneel like kneeling on something, been 3 weeks. Treatment?
What treatment for large abdominail seroma after hernia repair has already been draind twice I use a support binder but its so tender and painful?
Need a Game Plan: Seromas are very common after hernia surgery; almost all resolve w/in a few months after surgery. Rx depends on its size, how long it has been present, symptoms, method of hernia repair, location of mesh etc. Ask your surgeon what his/her "game plan" is. If you are not satisfied w/the answer, you may want to get a 2nd opinion from another hernia surgeon. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Husb had vascectomy 3 mo ago & is now experiencing dull pain in one testicle...Tender & sore...After sex. Is this normal, will it go away & treatment?
See an urologist: This should be evaluated if the pain has been present for over 3 months. ...Read more