Seborrheic Dermatitis

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Seborrheic Dermatitis

Delivering medicated shampoos, creams, and other therapies to treat the condition of itchy red patches on the scalp.

Key features

• Infantile and adult forms exist 
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• Lesions favor the scalp, ears, face, central chest, and intertriginous 
areas 
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• Etiologic links with active sebaceous glands, abnormal sebum composition and the commensal yeast Malassezia furfur (Pityrosporum ovale) 
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• Can be a cutaneous sign of HIV infection, especially when severe and therapy-resistant.