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, pl.


(fŭr'fŭr, fŭr'fyū-rēz),
An epidermal scale; for example, dandruff.
[L. bran]


n. pl. fur·fures (-fyə-rēz′)
An epidermal scale, as that associated with dandruff.
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Table 1: Number, species, and origin of strains examined for phospholipase production Species Malassezia strains PV AD SD Healthy Total Malassezia globosa 19 13 18 15 65 Malassezia sympodialis 11 6 5 4 26 Malassezia furfur 2 1 1 1 5 Malassezia restricta 2 4 0 0 6 Total 34 24 24 20 102 PV: Pityriasis versicolor, AD: Atopic dermatitis, SD: Seborrheic dermatitis Table 2: Phospholipase activity of the Malassezia species of all the study group expressed as a Pz value mean after 15 and 20 days of culture Species Strain Strain Pz 15 Pz 20 grown on with days days EGGYolk positive media phospholipase Malassezia globosa 50 2 1 0.925 Malassezia sympodialis 22 10 0.94 0.85 Malassezia furfur 4 3 0.95 0.80 Pz: Phospholipase activity.
Todos los resultados fueron comparados con las reacciones obtenidas para las cepas de referencia del "Centraal Bureau voor Schimmelcultures" (CBS): Malassezia furfur CBS 7019, Malassezia pachydermatis CBS 1879, Malassezia sympodialis CBS 7222, Malassezia slooffiae CBS 7956, Malassezia globosa CBS 7966.
Malassezia furfur is considered a component of cutaneous normal flora which under certain conditions transforms into its pathogenic mycelial form and produces skin lesions of pityriasis versicolor.
Tanto Malassezia sympodialis(27.9%) como Malassezia furfur (26.6%) presentaron un predominio en el sexo masculino, observandose un solo aislado de Malassezia globosa (0,50%).
furfur species were respectively the most common identified species [15] which, as it appears, is different with the findings of the current study.
Malassezia furfur is a well-known cause of disease in humans.
y bacilos Gram negativos, sin embargo, cuando este cuadro clinico se presenta luego de los 30 dias de edad, las especies de Candida y Malassezia furfur juegan un papel preponderante [1,2,4].
EGRF inhibitoru kullanilan immun sistemi baskilanmis hastalarda, normal mikrofloranin da uyesi olan Malassezia furfur folikuliti de ayinci tarnida unutulmamalidir (8).
Colonisation of living skin equivalents by Malassezia furfur. MedMycol, 1998, 36, 15-19.
Growth of the dimorphic yeast Malassezia furfur was also inhibited by Usnea-extract.
The complete reason why one person gets it and another doesn't is not clear but a particular yeast germ (Malassezia furfur) is definitely involved.