What is seborrheic dermatitis?
Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic form of eczema. It appears on the body where there are many oil-producing glands like upper back, nose and scalp. It is not contagious.
Seborrheic dermatitis can appear on people of all ages. It mostly appears on adults between 30-60 and infants under 3 months. It is more common in men than women.
Seborrheic dermatitis has following symptoms:
- Greasy and swollen skin.
- White or yellowish crusty flakes.
- Pink patches.
If you have seborrheic dermatitis, you had better ask for advice from your doctor. Your doctor will help you find a way to control it.
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