Seborrhoeic dermatitis  

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Seborrhoeic dermatitis, also known as seborrhoeic eczema, or simply seborrhea, is a chronic, relapsing and usually mild dermatitis. It's a skin disorder affecting the scalp, face, and torso. Typically, it presents with scaly, flaky, itchy, and red skin. It particularly affects the sebaceous-gland-rich areas of the skin. In infants, seborrhoeic dermatitis is called "cradle cap". In adolescents and adults, it usually presents as scalp scaling or as redness of the nasolabial fold. Dandruff is a type of seborrhoeic dermatitis where inflammation is not present.

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