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Crusty scabs on scalp in toddlers

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Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

My toddler has a small orange bump or mole on the back of her scalp . It resembles most a raised mole although I have never seen it on her before. It is a fleshy orange/pale yellow color ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh ( Pediatrician)
Dr.           Kakkar S. MD

I have hard crusty circles on my scalp . Scab sometimes they bleed. White hard stuff in scalp ... and sticky under hair. It goes right back to sticking in these circles. Scalp feels... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

I have a white scab on my scalp that wont go away. This has been there for over 2 months. It has a hard crusty scab. I thought it was a pimple, but I am sure that is not the case. This... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

I am wondering what causes dry white hard crusty scabs on my scalp . It has been going on for over ... is is scrape the scalp with the use of numbing medicine and then using lazor to the area.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

I have taken clindamycin hcl for 1 week for cellulitis . I still have scabs in my scalp and have pain when I try and brush my hair or go outside in the wind. could this now be shingles? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

shrubs. they swelled up large and now one has scab but the other is a small hard pointy bump it feels like it s under his scalp. Should I worry about the hard bump, how long do I wait before taking him ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

My toddler (3yo) has one red itchy scab-like scab on her head that is oozing. It s a little smaller than a dime in size. I have psoriasis and it kind of looks like that but not flaky. Her scalp... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Albana Sejdini MD

and now there is a small round bald patch on his head, and the skin is a little crusty still but does ... if it might be alopecia and said most likely it s due to an essessively dry patch of skin on the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gaurav Patel MD

My nephew is three yrs old and just a week ago appeared this cluster of black specks on his scalp. They look to be uder the skin like freckles. He s been looked at by a doctor its not lice , ringworm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurav Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Anusuya Ramesh MD

Hello doctor, my daughter 3.5 years old, spilled hot milk on her head by accident. There are blisters at four to five places on the scalp. I am using silverex ointment. I want to know if there could ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anusuya Ramesh ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Benard Shehu MD

Toddlers eat this because of vitamin deficiencies.

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,it could be infectious gastroenteritis,consult doctor

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

It could be due to seborrhoea or psoriasis. Please see a dermatologist at the earliest.