Tinea versicolour/pityriasis versicolour

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Tinea versicolour/pityriasis versicolour – caused by yeast like fungus – Malassezia furfur (or Pityrosporon furfur) – small scaling versicular scaling macular lesions that enlarge and coalesce – usually chest and back

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