Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
178 Doctors are Online

Painful sores on the scalp, bump on the neck. What treatment can be taken?

i have sores on my scalp and there like bumps they hurt im only 13 years old!!! i also have a bump on my neck it does not hurt but im worried:( my mom took me to the docters they said it was dandruff piled up i dont think its that there bumps!!! some one please help is there any treatment for this?? i also been my moms shampoo that i dont use and its helping the soreness go away but the lumps are still there!!
Asked On : Wed, 20 Jun 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  151
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
General Surgeon 's  Response
probably you are having infection and need a course of antibiotics like azithromycin 500 mg once daily for 5 days .
use betadine scrublotion for scalP before bath.
the bumps in neck seems to be lymph nodes and will be normal with control of infection .
Answered: Tue, 3 Jul 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor