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Glossary for Sudden onset of itchy scalp

Medical terms related to Sudden onset of itchy scalp or mentioned in this section include:

  • Aaa_unused symptom qualifiers: Internal web site information of no relevance to patients
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
  • Contact dermatitis: Skin reaction to an irritant
  • Cradle Cap: Common scalp condition in babies
  • Dandruff: Scaly and dry material that is shed from the scalp
  • Eczema: Skin rash usually from allergic causes.
  • Eyebrow rash: An eruption on the skin of the eyebrow.
  • Head lice: Small lice infesting the hair and head.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Itching skin: Itching feeling of the skin.
  • Itchy scalp: Itching of the scalp
  • Itchy scalp in children: Itchy scalp in children is a condition in which a child's scalp is irritated, inflamed, scratchy, and itchy.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
  • Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
  • Psoriasis: Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin condition where the defective immune system causes skin cells to grow rapidly. It affects a significant number of people. Arthritis, which can be severe, is associated with the psoriasis in up to a third of cases. Not all patients who are susceptible to the condition will develop it - roughly 10% of those susceptible will actually develop the condition. There are various environmental factors which can trigger the onset of the disease e.g. strep throat (common trigger), some medication, stress and cold weather. Once the disease develops, it may resolve on its own or with treatment or may become a persistent chronic condition. The severity and duration of symptoms is variable.
  • Scalp pain: Pain occurring on or around the scalp.
  • Scalp symptoms: Symptoms of the scalp on the head
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Sensory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the sensory systems.
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Sunburn: A skin inflammatory reaction due to overexposure to sun

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden onset of itchy scalp:

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