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Disease Tinea Versicolor

Name Tinea Versicolor
Synonym Pityriasis Versicolor
Definition 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 caused by Pityrosporon orbiculare. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D014010
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatomycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tinea Versicolor Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Dermatomycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tinea Versicolor Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dermatomycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Tinea Versicolor Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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