Incidence of Malassezia Fungemia and Bacteremia in School Children with Pityriasis Versicolor in Ogun State, Nigeria

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Background: Malassezia species are dimorphic mycoflora of human skin with colonization as early as the neonatal period. However, they are often associated with superficial skin infection known as pityriasis/tinea versicolor with little reports on their involvement in systemic diseases in developing nations. Recent rise in cases of morbidity and mortality… (More)

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