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Allergic Skin Disorders

Picture of Pityriasis Versicolor

Picture of Pityriasis Versicolor

Pityriasis versicolor, is a fungal infection of the skin. The photo depicts hypopigmented areas affected by pityriasis versicolor on the chest of a child.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: UpToDate: "Tinea Versicolor (Pityriasis Versicolor)"