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What causes boils on the scalp and swelling in the neck?

for months i have had boils come and go on my scalp, causing swelling in my neck, my neck is often sore and I have had infection in my eyes as well, I now have itchy feeling skin numbness on my tongue and loss of taste. my doctor gives me antibiotic for the fourth time My anxiety level is getting higher
Wed, 7 Dec 2016
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Hi, welcome to HCM, your symptoms can be due to seborrhoea or dandruf.

While shedding, it can cause problems in face, neck, back and even eyes. Try using a good anti dandruf medication on your scalp.

Also, I hope you have checked your blood pressure--
Regards
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What causes boils on the scalp and swelling in the neck?

Hi, welcome to HCM, your symptoms can be due to seborrhoea or dandruf. While shedding, it can cause problems in face, neck, back and even eyes. Try using a good anti dandruf medication on your scalp. Also, I hope you have checked your blood pressure-- Regards