CHU Nantes, Clinique Dermatologique, Hôtel-Dieu,
BP 1005, 44035 Nantes Cedex, France.
- Page(s) : 549-52
- Année de parution : 2002
Seborrhoeic dermatitis is a benign chronic dermatitis affecting 3 to
10% of the general population , which mainly affects young male adults.
Its symptoms associate at various levels erythema, desquamation, pruritus,
burning and stretching. Because of a predominant localisation to the face
and scalp, it may have an important psychological impact. Moreover, stress
often increases the lesions.
The main topical treatments of seborrhoeic [...]