Seb derm is common
A new research study of nearly 5500 individuals places seborrheic dermatitis at the top of the list as one of the most common inflammatory conditions.
Seborrhoeic dermatitis was reported in 14.3% of the study population particularly in middle-aged and elderly individuals, especially during winter. Men, and people with a light and dry skin were most likely to have seborrhoeic dermatitis.
Prevalence and determinants of seborrhoeic dermatitis in a middle-aged and elderly population: the Rotterdam Study.Sanders MGH, et al. Br J Dermatol. 2018.
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