Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Itchy Scalp 14 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 14 conditions that can cause Itchy Scalp.

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There are 10 common conditions that can cause Itchy Scalp.
  1. Allergic Dermatitis
  2. Allergic Reactions
  3. Atopic Dermatitis
  4. Contact Dermatitis
  5. Dandruff
  6. Dermatitis
  7. Head Lice
  8. Insect Bite
  9. Seborrheic Dermatitis
  10. Sunburn
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Itchy Scalp.
  1. Lice
  2. Poison Ivy
  3. Psoriasis
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Itchy Scalp.
  1. Tinea Capitis

Last Updated: Oct 20, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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