Seborrhea

Return to all Skin Problems and Diseases sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Compare and contrast seborrhea with other mimicking conditions such as lupus, rosacea, tinea capitis and psoriasis.
2. Explain the relationship between the yeast Pityrosporum (Malassezia) and antifungal therapy in seborrheic dermatitis.
3. Classify treatment options for patients with varying degrees of seborrhea, and indications for further screening and/or specialist referral.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020

Richard P. Usatine, MD, FAAFP, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020
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