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Scalp folliculitis
I have got folliculitis from past 11 years 1on my whole scalp it's very painful and severely. I consulted many skin specialist n taken lot of antibiotics. I need permanent cure for this problem. Please advice me with permanent solution. Thank you.
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Greetings.  Sure i understand that scalp folliculitis can be irritating and painful apart from just being chronic. While anti biotics will help we need to get to that crux of why this is happening. We may need pus cultures from the lesion.  Also certain measures to prevent recurrence need to be instituted. Avoid using oils on scalp. See a  qualified dermatologist near you. Warm regards.
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