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Tinea versicolor: A condition which is characterized by a chronic noninflammatory multiple macular patches. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Tinea versicolor is available below.
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A common chronic, noninflammatory and usually symptomless disorder, characterized by the occurrence of multiple macular patches of all sizes and shapes, and varying in pigmentation from fawn-colored to brown. It is seen most frequently in hot, humid, tropical regions, and is caused by Pityrosporon orbiculare. (Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)
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