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Puss filled pimples on the scalp - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi.
User :   helloz
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i have two troubles to discuss
Doctor :   Ok
User :   first one
Doctor :   Please proceed
User :   I am suffering from pimples in my head
User :   i mean at scalp
User :   since the last 4 years
Doctor :   oK
User :   whenever i take medication it gets treated
Doctor :   Is there any rash?
User :   but after a month it comes back
Doctor :   Is there any dandruff?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but they are white headed dots
Doctor :   Did you use any medication previously for this?
User :   with transparent liquid that oozes out from them
User :   yeah
User :   i have tried different medicines
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   you should shampoo at least twice a day
User :   betadyne solution
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Nizral Shampoo
Doctor :   Ok
User :   etc
User :   actually i wanted to know, what cld be the reasons for this disease
User :   and is there some possible permanent cure to it
Doctor :   It is probably a fungal infection
User :   whenever i refer to my dermatologist he normally doesnt tell me a lot abt it
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and tells no tests are reqd
User :   all the docs say the same thing
User :   i dont know whether its due to impure blood
User :   or infection in oil glands or what
User :   are u there?
Doctor :   YesDoctor :   The most common reason could be a chronic fungal infection or an autoimmune disease.
Doctor :   for this
Doctor :   That has to be discussed
Doctor :   with your dermatologist
Doctor :   Are you there?
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