CASE REPORT ON ORAL CORTICOSTERIODS [DEFLAZACORT] INDUCED MALASSEZIA FOLLICULITIS
Malassezia folliculitis is most commonly underdiagnosed by acne and malassezia folliculitis is caused by yeast of Malassezia, which is the cause of tinea versicolor.Malassezia folliculitis [MF] is also called pityrosporum folliculitis. It is a condition that shows breakouts on your skin, people who are mostly oily. People mostly think that it as a normal acne and try to treat them which is been misdiagnosed. It is mostly treated by the anti-fungals like itraconazole, fluconazole ,ketoconazole. It can be resolved within few weeks. Drug must be maintained; otherwise it may lead to reoccurrence of the infection.
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