Tinea Versicolor D014010

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Description

A common chronic, noninflammatory and usually symptomless disorder, characterized by the occurrence of multiple macular patches of all sizes and shapes, and varying in pigmentation from fawn-colored to brown. It is seen most frequently in hot, humid, tropical regions and is mostly caused by MALASSEZIA FURFUR (formerly Pityrosporum orbiculare).   MeSH


Organization Involved with Phase 4 Indications (2)

Organization Involved with Phase 2 Indications (1)

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