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Sudden onset of itchy scalp

Sudden onset of itchy scalp: Introduction

Sudden onset of itchy scalp: Sudden onset of itchy scalp is the rapid development of scalp itchiness. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Sudden onset of itchy scalp: Symptom Checker

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Sudden onset of itchy scalp: Comorbid Symptoms

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Detailed list of causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp

The list below shows some of the causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sudden onset of itchy scalp. Of the 9 causes of Sudden onset of itchy scalp that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden onset of itchy scalp:

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Medical Conditions associated with Sudden onset of itchy scalp:

Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

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