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Treatment for patchy hair loss and dandruff - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   r u dermatalogist?????????
User :   hello
Doctor :   I am a general practitioner but i can advise you in dermatology in my expertise
Doctor :   and if required can refer you
User :   ok
User :   2 days back i made a gundu in temple
Doctor :   Ok
User :   the barbar recognised that,there r circle marks on ur head with full of dandruff,he told me consult docter urgently????? what can i do now????
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What do you have problems with respect to dandruff
User :   itching//////
User :   he told me it is skin disease/////////
Doctor :   Do you have flakes falling from scalp
User :   yes,only when i rub my head with my hand////////
Doctor :   O
Doctor :   SO did you use any medication
User :   means what??????
Doctor :   Did you use any medicines or any shampoo treatment
User :   i use only head & shoulders shampoo only////////
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Does the barber say that you have a patchy hair loss also
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is called Seborrhoic dermatitis caused by a fungus
Doctor :   You better see a dermatologist for an early treatment before it gets even worse like patchy hair loss
Doctor :   and more damaging issue where the treatment would be more difficult
User :   ok
Doctor :   I think you got the right idea about this
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, BYE
User :   byeeeeeeee
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