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How do you get rid of scalp pimples and little red bumps there?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: I think it best to

be sure of the cause.
These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary.

In brief: I think it best to

be sure of the cause.
These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Michelle Chambers
Dermatology

In brief: Folliculitis

This is folliculitis.
You can try a antibacterial cleanser but usually prescription medication is needed. Make sure you avoid oil on the scalp as this can contribute to the condition.

In brief: Folliculitis

This is folliculitis.
You can try a antibacterial cleanser but usually prescription medication is needed. Make sure you avoid oil on the scalp as this can contribute to the condition.
Dr. Michelle Chambers
Dr. Michelle Chambers
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