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Is it normal with alopecia to get scabs and dry sore skin ?

hi, my 8yr old daughter has alopecia , bald spot on her head , shes had it for about 1month now but its got alot biger and she has scabs and really dry scap, shes in pain with it most the time, and its starting to spead now, and the bald spot has got reallt big, shes lossing hair all the time now, is it normal with alopecia to get scabs and dry sore skin??
Asked On : Wed, 6 Apr 2011
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It is possible she has a fungal infection which can cause such a problem. Avoid sun exposure on the head. She needs to have good nutrition by plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables, Drink plenty of water. Better for her to get examined by Dermatologist who will examine and give good treatment for this problem.
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