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Pustules on scalp

Premium Questions

Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

what are the effectives measures to reduce pustules on face and in hair ... View answer

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

Hi there, a few weeks ago, my scalp broke out in several pustules. It was shortly after I had my ... no other symptoms other than the healing scalp pustules. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

months and it has not helped at all. AND (second question) I get large pimple like pustules in my hair ... from getting the pustules or pimples , but it has not worked. Is there another kind of shampoo that... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Bharat Chawda MD

, then pustules, a lot of redness on her scalp, and then this patch of baldness at the nape of her neck ... went back to another GP, and this time she noticed pustules in the hair. She diagnosed... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharat Chawda ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware MD

i am suffering from recurring painful pustules on my scalp..and chest hairy part. i have taken ampilox , novaclox , R-Cin 600, ceftum . cure is always temporary. Novaclox LB500 seems to be curing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

getting recurring pustules on my scalp and breed I already visited dermatologists he advised mi with some medicine for about 2 month this pustules disappeared but now again it started ant it is very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Som Lakhani MD

My son is been suffering from painful pustules on scalp for last 5 years. We got the pus culture test done in hospital and found nothing. If he takes antibiotic the pustules disappear but they come ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Lakhani ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I have a big bump on my head. It s noticeable when I look straight and has little hair on it. It has a hole in it where the puss resides. Eventually it pusses so much of yellow and red and sits on the top of my head that I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gaurang Krishna MD

i am suffering from recurring painful pustules on my scalp(more) and on the chest , which go away with the use of antibiotics and local applications like triban b solution/erytop/ clindamycin gel. antibiotics... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gaurang Krishna ( Dermatologist)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

Sir, I m suffering from acne like pustules on face and scalp for last one year. It appears again ... medicines it appeared again. For last 6 months I m using HH Sone cream on scalp and face.It subsided... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,this could be scalp folliculitis.use scalpie shampoo.

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

It may be that the pustules due to dandruff on scalp are extending beyond hairline. If not, then maybe acne keloidalis nuchae, acne necrotica or even mechanical acne i.e due to hairbands, etc. Management...

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Hi It is more of a pustule.