scalp

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youth subculture that appeared first in England in the late 1960s as a working-class reaction to the hippies; hair was cropped close to the scalp; wore work-shirts and short jeans (supported by suspenders) and heavy red boots; involved in attacks against bootboys , skinheads
collection of blood under the scalp of a newborn; caused by pressure during birth cephalhematoma , cephalohematoma
dermatitis of the scalp that is common in infants cradle cap
loose scales shed from the scalp dandruff
condition in which white scales of dead skin are shed by the scalp dandruff
one of many long thin braids of hair radiating from the scalp; popularized by Rastafarians dreadlock
one of several connecting veins in the scalp and head that drain blood from sinuses in the dura mater to veins outside the skull emissary vein , vena emissaria
contagious fungal infection of the scalp; occurs mainly in Africa and the Middle East favus
infestation of the scalp with lice head lice , pediculosis capitis
growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being head of hair , mane
ringworm infection of the hair follicles of the scalp and beard that usually results in a swelling that is covered with pustules and oozes fluid kerion
haircut in which the head is shaved except for a band of hair down the middle of the scalp Mohican , Mohican haircut
line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions part , parting
chronic skin disease characterized by dry red patches covered with scales; occurs especially on the scalp and ears and genitalia and the skin over bony prominences psoriasis
chronic skin disease associated with seborrhea and greasy scales on the scalp or eyelids or other parts of the skin seborrheic dermatitis , seborrheic eczema
drains the front of the scalp; unites with the supratrochlear vein to form the angular vein supraorbital vein , vena supraorbitalis
drains the front of the scalp; unites with the supraorbital vein to form the angular vein supratrochlear vein , vena supratrochlearis
comb hair from ends toward scalp tease
fungal infection of the scalp characterized by bald patches tinea capitis
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