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What causes black spots on the scalp?

Hello Dr my son has some black spot on his crown of his head an dalso has some light scabs which he has picked leading to some bleeding. Does not complain of itchiness but it is bothering him to pick dust out of his hair ! Do I need to take him to a physician for checkup or is it like how babies get thier dry skin on their heads?ANy home remedies? Thanks very much, KA.
Mon, 1 Dec 2014
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shave his head off and rub lemon everyday till things r normal
don't use oil
and definitely a consultation with s dermatologist is important
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