2 doctors weighed in:

I m 16 year old female and I have a dandruff like small spot (about 1in) in my head .when I remove it my skin turns pinkish. Is it dermatitis ???

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Bottiggi
Pediatrics

In brief: Psoriasis?

Family history of psoriasis? Bleeds when scale picked off?? Any lesions on elbows/knees? Growing size? could be fungal if hair loss present.
Get checked to make diagnosis

In brief: Psoriasis?

Family history of psoriasis? Bleeds when scale picked off?? Any lesions on elbows/knees? Growing size? could be fungal if hair loss present.
Get checked to make diagnosis
Dr. James Bottiggi
Dr. James Bottiggi
Thank
Dr. David Dinhofer
Radiology

In brief: Eczema or psoriasis

I am not a dermatologist and not an expert on skin conditions.
However, this sounds like either eczema or psoriasis. When you have the patch but before you scrape it, make an appointment with a dermatologist.

In brief: Eczema or psoriasis

I am not a dermatologist and not an expert on skin conditions.
However, this sounds like either eczema or psoriasis. When you have the patch but before you scrape it, make an appointment with a dermatologist.
Dr. David Dinhofer
Dr. David Dinhofer
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Cindy Juster
Board Certified, Pediatrics
33 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors