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Oozing open infected sores on scalp that hurts what is it

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Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

I had a small bump on my scalp that got bigger and eventually an open soar from constent attempts ... i put my hair in a ponytale, and it itches around the infected area. i am terrified that this may ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasvinder Singh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

and losing most of the hair. He currently has several reddened areas on his scalp. No oozing or open areas ...Hello, My son is 21 and had a scalp infection (looked like pimples ,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

What type of doctor will treat my friend for an ongoing scalp infection? He has been hospitalized twice for IV antibiotics and was told he had cellulitis/staph infection, but his head continues... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

My 21 year old son has had a scalp infection for one year. I would ljek to ask a question ... culture the area to find out what is going on. Why cant he take a short course of antibiotics to resolve ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

I have two scans on my scalp that itch and hurt and an incredibly dry scalp. Scabs are about a week old. Is it cancer? Also can you have a low grade fever with a yeast infection under fat roll ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I have some sort of infection under my scalp. I have been taking 5 x 15mg Oxycodone for 5 -7 years for spinal/brainstem pressure/damage. One night I noticed that my scalp seemed to be knotted a bit.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Vanya Narayan MD

just saw sore areas that were infected but had no answer as to what this was. I also drain out liquid ...I have a scalp infection that occurred from when I was brushing my hair to hard... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vanya Narayan ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

like I couldn t stop. Till we got home I had almost my entire scalp scratch open. The 1st two years I ...This is related to my scalp. About 8 or 9 years ago we went to Puerto Rico and went snorkeling.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Good day, I ve been having scalp sores for now over 8 years. I ve tried so many things to get rid ... as well and had the scalp problem also with that medication. What can I do? My doctor says... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. ABHISHEK PRAYAG MD

piece of who knows what. So I pulled it out. Tried to let it heal but it s not and it has another hard piece in it. It s started to freak me out. It doesn t hurt but wondering what it could be. It... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ABHISHEK PRAYAG ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Hi dear Sores on the scalp are caused by so many conditions like infections, allergy, etc Get examined by a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment accordingly Reply with thanks

Dr. Jay Patel MD

Hi, ITCHY Scalp is a sign of dandruff, which is fungal infection. You need wash your hair with shampoo containing zinc pyrithione / selsun. Thanks. dr.JAY PATEL.

Dr. Narender Saini MD

These could be infective. Consult dermatologist at earliest.