Pathological and clinical aspects of the diseases caused by Malassezia species.

  • J Dorogi
  • Published 2002 in Acta microbiologica et immunologica Hungarica
From veterinary point of view Malassezia pachydermatis has the greatest significance. It has been standing in the focus of interest since the early 1990s, mostly because of the frequency of otitis externa and dermatitis caused by this yeast in dogs. This is the only lipid-independent species in the genus Malassezia. It can be found in very large proportion… CONTINUE READING