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Trichoanalysis to detect cause of dandruff and scalp infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi Doctor..I have been having scalp dandruff for over an year now...
User :   how can i get rid off it
Doctor :   Did you use any medcines yet?
User :   i have been using selsun shampoo...but the dandruff is reuccoring
Doctor :   Ok since how many days are you using it
User :   7 months
Doctor :   did it reduce on its use?
Doctor :   Do you have flakes falling from the scalp?
User :   initially yes...but now it doesnt work
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok as you have already used the Ove the counter medicine and the dandruff is still resistant
Doctor :   I suggest you for trichoanalysis
Doctor :   by a dermatologist who can analyse
Doctor :   whether it is dandruff or some other infection
Doctor :   any ways you require oral mediciens

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