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Head itch: Introduction

Head itch: Unpleasant itchy sensation of the head. See detailed information below for a list of 22 causes of Head itch, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Head itch:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Head itch. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Head itch: Symptom Checker

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Head itch: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Head itch

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Head itch: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Head itch

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How Common are these Causes of Head itch?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Head itch. Of the 22 causes of Head itch that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 20 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Head itch:

The following list of conditions have 'Head itch' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Head itch Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Head itch based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Head itch:

    Itching skin (1068 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Head itch:

    Scalp itch (16 causes), Facial itch (14 causes), Head rash (23 causes), Scalp rash, Facial rash (33 causes), Dry skin (231 causes), Sebborrheic dermatitis, Dermatitis (116 causes), Dandruff (20 causes), Sebum, Flaky scalp (6 causes), Lice infestation, Head louse

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