Mites on scalp and hair

Patient : I think I have mites in my hair on every strand. I can see something when looking at it through magnifying glass. My hair moves and stands up on its own all over head. How can I get this off or out of my hair. They are eating holes on top of head and my nose. Please help if possible.
Symptoms:  Sores on scalp, hair moving., breaking off, can't comb through it, does not itch, and they do not crawl, they are attached to almost every strand, separating the hair into two.
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