Dandruff cure

I have dandruff since my teenage years. I am 49 now. I have tried many treatment options but to no avail. Is there any permanent cure for dandruff?
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Dr. Rashmi T V
2 yrs. of exp | Bangalore | General Physician
Fungal infections (such as tinea capitis) FolliculitisHypervitaminosis A Iron deficiency or malnutrition in general  Seborrheic dermatitis, a condition in which an excessive amount of sebum is produced and builds up on the scalp (looking like an adult cradle cap) is also a symptom of hormonal imbalances, as is an excessively oily or dry scalp. Both can cause hair thinning. Evaluate cause and get treated...
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