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DrThomasMd, Internist/homeopath
Category: Dermatology
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I have something on my scalp that seems like scabbing or

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I have something on my scalp that seems like scabbing or thickening of the skin. It can't be seen easily, only felt. It doesn't itch, but I get large flakes. I've tried many things, most of which have no affect, including cortisone injections and cream. The shampoo my doctor gave me a RX for helps a little, allowing the scabbing to come off more easily, but it comes right back. I also found that heat makes the scabbing come off more easily, but it still returns. Could this be a fungal infection?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 1 year ago.
Hello
Yes it could be
OR
Eczema
Or
Seborrhea
Or other.....
I would have this sampled and sent to the lab and looked at by a dermatologist.
I would be glad to look at a picture.
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