Tinea versicolor

Usually symptomless, but occasionally itchy,superficial fungal infection of skin.Caused by Malassezia furfur. Multiple discrete or confluent,fawn coloured or cafe au lait,furfuraceous scaly patches on trunk,rarely,limbs,neck and face.On darker skin patches appear white in colour.Pitryasis versicolor occurs in persons who sweat profusely or those on cytotoxic or steroids therapy.Readily responds to treatment but relapses common. Diffential Diagnosis: Vitiligo,Pitryasis alba,leprosy,Pitryasis rosesia,Seborrheic dermatitis and syphilides. www.homeodriqbal.com 

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