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Mycoses. 1990 Nov-Dec;33(11-12):549-51.

Pityriasis versicolor in school children in Cross River State of Nigeria.

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Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, Nigeria.

Abstract

Out of 2,353 primary school children aged 4-16 years in Cross River State of Nigeria examined, 88 (3.7%) showed lesions mycologically proven to be pityriasis versicolor. Incidence was highest (6.3%) in children aged 12-16. Lesions were much more common on the face than on other sites.

PMID:
2103592
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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