Seborrhoeic dermatitis

What is Seborrhoeic dermatitis?

Seborrhoeic dermatitis in common language is known as dandruff. It's the chronic inflammation of the skin surrounding the hair follicles causing scaling of the skin and shedding. This typically affects the scalp and presents with itching and white flakes

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i am 21 years old, and for the past few months i've been loosing alot of hair and my skin is very dry on my face and scalp, i think its seborrhoeic...

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Hello, yes, for a diffuse hair loss without a significant preceding history, u need a complete blood count and a thyroid profile done, if any...

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Dear Doctor i ahve been diagnosed by my family Dr as having seborrhoeic dermatitis and had prescribed me to use Elocon skin cream for the rash near...

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Hi. Seborrheic dermatitis has remitting and relapsing course.

Facial Seborrheic dermatitis affects eyebrows, eye lashes, sides of nose (angles) and...

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i have seborrheic dermatitis.it has also resulted in acne as per a dermatologist. e had told me to take pabatab-bz daily and use regaine(minoxidil...

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