Suggest treatment for sores on scalp with dandruff - Online Doctor Chats
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I have this since last 7 yrs..
now I can see that my hair is thinning and it does smell somtimes
Have you seen a doctor?
Yeah..but he prescribe a dandruff shampoo (Tritop)
and I used it for 2 weeks, it was ok but the issue reappeared again
Has it helped you?
Yeah during that time of the usage
Why did you stop using the shampoo after 2 weeks?
It was not meant to used for more that 2 weeks
May I know your age and gender?
Do you have history of diabetes?
I apologise, I see you put in 28 years and male as your details.
May I know if you have history of diabetes?
but my father is a diabetic..but he is 55yrs old
Let me brief you.
Dandruff is a common condition. But in a few cases, the dandruff flakes results in soreness, itching, rashes and skin lesions due to inflammatory response.
Without a clinical examination, it is difficult to predict if you have just dandruff (seborrhea) or the seborrheic dermatitis.
Anyway the treatment involves use of topical antidandruff measures.
I don't see any harm in you continuing the shampoo for long term
since it has been effective.
You can shampoo every alternate days or once in 3 days.
Hair thinning and fall is most likely secondary to dandruff.
If symptoms don't improve with regular shampooing, you should consult the dermatologist again for detailed evaluation.
Have you followed what I suggested?
yes..thank you..making anote of it
Let me know if you have any more questions?
Sure, please give men 5 mins
Are you there?
that's all I have at themoment
I shall try as you suggested
thanks for the help doc
Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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