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Seborrheic dermatitis is a common chronic condition of the skin causes formation of white to yellowish scales and flakes oily areas such as the scalp or inside the ear. People with mild disease usually have bad dandruff on scalp. In most people seborrheic dermatitis can be treated with over the counter medicated shampoos.
Consult a doctor for seborrheic dermatitis if the symptoms are severe, symptoms seem to worsen even with use of mediated shampoo, the skin patches look red or infected, it is causing hair loss or you think that the scales and flakes are caused by some other medical problem and not seborrheic dermatitis.