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Madam I am having infection on my head due to which I m also loosing hair please suggest . My scalp is getting dried because of this infection I have shaved head than I got to know the problem.
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Dr. Manoj Agarwala
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Thanks for the query. Severe dandruff could indicate dandruff itself which is significant or can indicate beginning of some other skin condition like Seborrheic dermatitis or Scalp psoriasis. Based on your description of pain on the scalp it looks like a superficial bacterial infection usually caused by staphylococcus aureus. Sometimes they co-exist with fungal folliculitis and can be determined with more precision during a consultation. Kindly consult a dermatologist for exact diagnosis and treatment plan. It is also important to prevent their relapse once you have got it cured. A decolonization regimen suggested by your doctor will help.
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Your dermatologist will decide a treatment plan for you after a consultation.
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All the best. Avoid self-medications.
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Dr. Suruchi Puri
Trichologist 14 yrs exp Delhi
Please consult a dermatologist as u are having infection , according to that the treatment may go ahead . Air loss may be because of many reasons . U can visit our website or blog at www.drsuruchipurimakeovers.com
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