Seborrheic Dermatitis

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEvidence-Based Dermatology: Second Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd.
Number of pages7
ISBN (Print)9781405145183
Publication statusPublished - Jan 14 2009


  • Antifungal drugs
  • Increased keratinocyte and sebocyte turnover and altered keratinization
  • Ketoconazole
  • Nonpathogenic fungal Malassezia furfur (Pityrosporum ovale and P. orbiculare) role
  • RCTs analysis and topical steroid efficacy
  • Seborrheic dermatitis - erythematous and scaling plaques
  • Skin irritation as side effect
  • Topical antifungal treatment and metronidazole
  • Topical antifungals in seborrheic dermatitis treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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