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  • Psoriasis on the scalp is distinguished from seborrheic dermatitis, or dandruff, because the scales of psoriasis are dry, not greasy.

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  • Mild steroid creams, such as 0.5 to 1 percent hydrocortisone, may be used to treat seborrheic dermatitis and intertrigo.

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  • It is recommended for seborrheic dermatitis as well as for general inflammation of the skin.

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  • Salicylic acid-An agent prescribed to treat a variety of skin disorders, such as acne, dandruff, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, calluses, corns, and warts.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis is a common inflammatory disease of the scalp and skin characterized by scaly lesions usually on the scalp, hairline, face and body.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis appears as red, inflamed skin covered by greasy or dry scales that may be white, yellowish, or gray.

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  • Dandruff is a mild form of seborrheic dermatitis and appear as fine white scales without red skin or inflammation.

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  • When seborrheic dermatitis occurs in the diaper area, it is often accompanied by a yeast infection.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis usually disappears by the end of the first year and does not reappear until puberty.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis is not an infection and is not transmitted from individual to individual.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis is a very common among newborns.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis can reappear at puberty and into adulthood.

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  • As of 2004 the cause of seborrheic dermatitis was not clear.

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  • Seborrheic refers to the sebaceous, or oil producing, glands of the skin.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis may also be linked to genetic factors.

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  • If the seborrheic dermatitis is complicated by a yeast infection, an ointment containing anti-yeast medications such as nystatin is applied to the infected area three or four times daily.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis normally resolves without difficulty, usually by the age of six months and almost always by the end of the first year.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis cannot be prevented from developing, although it may be controlled through frequent hair washings with a mild baby shampoo.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis may be dry or moist and is characterized by greasy scales and yellowish crusts on the scalp, eyelids, face, external surfaces of the ears, underarms, breasts, and groin.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis (for which there may also be a genetic predisposition) is usually caused by overproduction of the oil glands.

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  • Coal-tar shampoos may be used for seborrheic dermatitis that occurs on the scalp.

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  • Selenium-based shampoos, topical applications of flax oil and/or olive oil, and biotin supplementation are among the therapies recommended for seborrheic dermatitis.

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  • Avoidance of sweating may aid in preventing seborrheic dermatitis.

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  • There are no laboratory tests that can confirm the diagnosis of AD; in some cases, the doctor may need to examine the child more than once in order to distinguish between atopic and seborrheic dermatitis.

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  • Seborrheic dermatitis is a common, mild disease of newborns.

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