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Oily scalp, hairfall
I have a problem of an extremely oily scalp with some sticky yellowish kind of dandruff/skin which accumulates in your finger nail when you scratch/rub the scalp. Sometimes it is like a small pimple and feels itchy resulting in scabs. I also noticed a similar in beard area as well as on the back. No matter which shampoo I use the scalp/forehead becomes oily by evening and feels very bad. Because of this I have to shampoo everyday otherwise looks very bad and this causes hair to become weak. Looking for a doctor who can diagnose this issue
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Greetings!! From your history, the most probable diagnosis is seborrheic dermatitis. It is a type of severe dandruff. The best course of management would be oral antifungals and similar shampoos. Steroids are also required in certain cases where there is inflammation(redness).
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Several ingredients were found to be safe and effective for self-treatment of dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis. Salicylic acid, selenium sulfide, zinc pyrithione and coal tar are effective in treating both conditions while sulfur and ketoconzole are effective in treating dandruff only and hydrocortisone is effective for seborrheic dermatitis..consult nearest dermatologist they will do the needful
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