What are the possible complications of pediatric tinea versicolor?

Updated: Jan 27, 2020
  • Author: Lyubomir A Dourmishev, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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The disease has benign course; however, it tends to have recurrences that must be properly treated. Some patients report for itching, burning and irritation of lesions. Severe depigmentation may cause significant psychological discomfort.


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