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What does itching on the skull indicate?

i am so itchy from the base of my skull down to my mid back. years ago i had the same thing and was told it was some type of fungus and was given horrible red stuff with which I had to wash my hair. Terrible experience the red stuff and I m wondering if there s something else available to get rid of the itching and bumps.
Wed, 21 Feb 2018
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Hello,my name is Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi.
I understand your concern.
Some advices that I can give to you :
-Use antihistamines orally
-Use calmine lotion for local relief
-Use prescribed corticosteroids in case that it doesn't get better.
Hope it helps.
Kind regards!
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