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Some itching behind my head which has formed some bumps. I…

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Doctor's Assistant: Can you tell me about all the symptoms you've noticed (e.g. itching, rash, new birthmarks or moles)?

Some itching behind my head which has formed some bumps

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Is there anything in particular that makes your head feel worse or better?

I have been experiencing this for 3 years now but its been serious the past year

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No, I’ve never experienced such skin disorders before

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Onlinedoc
Onlinedoc, Doctor (other than dermatologist)
Category: Dermatology
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Please provide some additional information.

What are your age and gender?

Do you suffer from dandruff?

Oily skin and scalp?

Are they painful, fluid-filled bumps?

Are you taking any medicines?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I’m 20, I don’t have dandruff my face is quite oily, they are painful and fill with fluid sometimes. I’m currently not taking any medication.

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.
Thanks for the follow-up.
I understand your concern.
As per your description and photo, it indicates seborrheic dermatitis.

You should use DHS zinc shampoo.

And use Nizoral shampoo 3 times a week on alternate days.

An application of OTC Hydrocort ointment and Polysporin ointment on the affected site twice a day.
Take OTC Advil and Allegra.

See a dermatologist for prescribed medicines.

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