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How will seborrheic dermatitis affect the body?

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Dr. M. Christine Lee
Dermatology

In brief: Itchy red flakes

Seborrheic dermatitis usually involves susceptibility to a yeast called malassezia furfur which as an affinity for oil or sebum which is why the rash occurs in parts of the body secreting more oil such as the scalp, face, chest and upper back.

In brief: Itchy red flakes

Seborrheic dermatitis usually involves susceptibility to a yeast called malassezia furfur which as an affinity for oil or sebum which is why the rash occurs in parts of the body secreting more oil such as the scalp, face, chest and upper back.
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