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Pityriasis

Known as: Pityriases, Pityriasis [Disease/Finding], Pityriasis, NOS 
A name originally applied to a group of skin diseases characterized by the formation of fine, branny scales, but now used only with a modifier… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Malassezia yeasts are commensals of normal human skin, but also cause pityriasis versicolor, seborrhoeic dermatitis and evidence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The expansion of the genus Malassezia has generated interest in the epidemiological investigation of the distribution… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Pityriasis versicolor (PV) is a mild chronic infection of the skin caused by Malassezia yeasts. Although it is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background: Pityriasis versicolor (PV) is a superficial infection of the stratum corneum caused by Malassezia species. Eleven… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BackgroundPityriasis versicolor is a superficial infection of the stratum corneum which caused by a group of yeasts formerly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Pityriasis versicolor is a superficial infection of the stratum corneum by several yeast species formerly collectively named… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The genus Malassezia was recently revised to include seven species, but the clinical significance of each of these species is not… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We identified Malassezia species isolated from 42 patients with seborrhoeic dermatitis, 17 patients with atopic dermatitis, 22… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The taxonomic revision carried out in 1996 on the genus Malassezia, which now comprises seven different species, made… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Jan Faergemann
  • American journal of clinical dermatology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 43516330
Pityriasis (tinea) versicolor and seborrheic dermatitis are two very common skin diseases. Pityriasis versicolor is a chronic… Expand
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