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White flakes on the ends of hair, no lice, dandruff. History of diabetes. Causes?

I have had white flaky particles on the ends of my hair. But only in one area of my head. I dont seem to have lice or dandruff . This is something that I just started to have on my hair in the last month. I have diabetes and have been eating alot of protein to keeps my carbs down. I thought at first that I might be geeting to much protein, I dont know what this is, can you tell me what it might be?
Asked On : Sun, 5 Aug 2012
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Hi white flakes at the end of hair is psoriasis.there is no clear cut etiology for scalp should be cured by ionax t shampoo twice daily and application of clop s nano lotion twice daily on the scalp.and use maxepa tablet daily once.if still no response u can also try weekly once hand puva treatment
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