MODERN CONCEPTS OF SEBORRHEIC DERMATITIS


DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.18565/pharmateca.2018.s5.7-12

O.Yu. Olisova, M.I. Davidovich

Department of skin and venereal diseases of the Faculty of Medicine, Sechenov First Moscow State Medical Universit (Sechenov University), Moscow, Russia
The article discusses the problem of seborrheic dermatitis (SD), a chronic relapsing multifactorial inflammatory skin disease characterized by the presence of erythematous-squamous foci in areas of the skin with an increased amount of sebaceous glands. Data on etiopathogenesis, classification, clinical manifestations and principles of treatment of SD are presented.
Keywords: seborrheic dermatitis, Malassezia fungi, androgens, antifungal agents

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Corresponding author: O.Yu. Olisova – MD, Professor, Department of skin and venereal diseases of the Faculty of Medicine, Sechenov First Moscow State Medical Universit (Sechenov University), Moscow, Russia


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