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Saturday 01 February 2003

[How to manage seborrheic dermatitis]

By: Pierard-Franchimont C, Arrese JE, Pierard GE.

Rev Med Liege 2003 Feb;58(2):67-9

Seborrhoeic dermatitis results from a peculiar inflammatory reaction directed to yeasts of the genus Malassezia which are present at the skin surface. The current therapeutic strategies to control episodes of the dermatitis target the yeasts, the host reaction or both.

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