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Related to seborrheic eczema: psoriasis
seb·or·rhe·ic der·ma·ti·tis, dermatitis seborrheica
a common scaly macular eruption that occurs primarily on the face, scalp (dandruff), and other areas of increased sebaceous gland secretion, especially during infancy and after puberty; the lesions are covered with a slightly adherent oily scale. Effectiveness of treatment with betaconazole supports an etiologic role for Pityrosporum ovale infection.
Eczema marked by excessive secretion from the sebaceous glands. Synonym: seborrhea
See also: eczema