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What are these white beads I can scratch from my scalp?

I am a male in my late 30s. My scalp itches pretty frequently, and whenever I scratch around on my scalp, I sometimes feel these little bumps? That I am able to scratch off and comes of these small white beads, granules, the size of a sand grain, maybe a bit larger. The color is whitish-light yellow. Often, these white bead that comes off my scalp also comes off with a shaft of hair!
I'm not sure if this is what's causing me to go bald, have male pattern baldness or if it's my scalp hair follicle that's dying to DTH.
Two potentially important points are, my skin is also super sensitive, itches all over. It's called Dermatographia.
The other point is, I'm pretty sure I don't have a lice problem.
So does anyone have this white bead/granule issue with their scalp?
I have uploaded a photo of this bead resting on my finger. The green arrow is pointing to the white bead and the purple arrow is to my hair follicle.

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Hey there, I've been going through the same. A question..... do you have a weakened immune system? Maybe from drugs or a disease like Lyme Disease or Hepatitis? I have Lyme and Hep.  I just set up appt to treat the Hep. Those white things are exactly what I have...... They're Demodex Mites. Everyone on the Planet has those little Bas^ards. Our immune system normally keeps them in check. treatment wise........ I can't answer that. I'm still fighting them myself. Yeah, they are def Demodex Mites.
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White piedra. Google it
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I'm dealing with it as we speak. You need to shave your hair and go to dr get topical antifungal cream and itraconozole oral medicine
It’s demodex folliculorum

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