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Painful oozing sores on scalp

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Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

hair covers it. Recently, over the last week...one of the bumps has been sore...and at times oozes. It almost like a pimple that needs to be popped. The pain is not consistent...but, it is sore... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

In December I started getting sores on my scalp . I asked my primary about them and ahowed her. She .... The first sores were red and deep, new sores now just are smaller and scab quickly. They... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.   Shafi Ullah Khan MD

't mention my sore scalp to my doctor though. Also I have cervical spondylosis (degenerative disc disease ... not as concerned about the soreness of my scalp but after researching online read... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I'm having dandruff accompanied with severe Itching .Wounda with pain upon touching and pus oozing out upon pressing is noticed.Please suggest how to get rid of this. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

My husband has had large painful boils on his scalp for many years. They ooze blood and pus and are slow healing. His scalp is covered with scars from these cysts/boils and he won't stop picking... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Irshad H Naqvi MD

My 3 year old has multiple (counted 10) oozing scabs in his scalp. They ooze yellow puss, they don t seem to bother him but can be seen through his hair and his hair is matting around them. He usually... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Irshad H Naqvi ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Muhammed Aslam TK MD

I have a painful crusty scab the size of a quarter on my scalp. It started as a bump like an ingrown hair so I squeezed it for a couple days. Now it is yellowis, green scab oozing clear fluid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammed Aslam TK ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Neha Shah MD

for the last three days I have had tingling and soreness to the touch on my scalp, yesterday I had .... Also for a few days had some jaw pain and my teeth on the left side are sore. Today much... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neha Shah ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Sunita Sayammagaru MD

I have been to a doc about my occasionally itchy scalp that I was getting some sores from picking. I was put on abx and given anti-itch pills. Now I have a red area that is oozing clear sticky fluid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunita Sayammagaru ( Diabetologist)
Dr.    Muzaffer Hussain Parray MD

i am extremely worried. i dont have insurance and for the last few days ive had an itchy scalp with small sores like pimples. it started with a big zit like pimple on my left face side. I popped ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muzaffer Hussain Parray ( Dentist)

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. Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Dear Sir, It can be seborrheic dermatitis or may be scalp psoriasis , you will need to see a skin specialist for the same. Dr. Shruti

Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

Hello, thyroid is not supposed to cause that. Such symptoms can be caused by a variety of diseases including infections and cancer. You've got to see a dermatologist for that. Kind Regards!