Pityrosporum

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  • Ketoconazole was found to be the most active against Pityrosporum ovale.
  • In addition, increased sweat production as well as the presence of Pityrosporum ovale decreases the ability for M. audouinii to thrive.
  • Malassezia (formerly known as Pityrosporum) is a genus of fungi.
  • It is produced naturally by Malassezia furfur (also known as Pityrosporum ovale), a yeast that lives on normal skin.
  • Climbazole has shown a high in vitro and in vivo efficacy against Pityrosporum ovale that appears to play an important role in the pathogenesis of dandruff.
  • There may be a relationship with skin yeasts (Pityrosporum ovale, newly renamed Malassezia furfur).
  • Pityrosporum folliculitis or Malassezia folliculitis is a skin condition caused by infection by pityrosporum yeast.
  • Older literature cites the fungus Malassezia furfur (previously known as Pityrosporum ovale) as the cause of dandruff.
  • Pityrosporum ovale is an opportunistic lipophilic yeast that is a part of the human cutaneous flora in adults.
  • A variety of microorganisms have been implicated, including the mite Demodex, the yeast Pityrosporum, and bacteria.
  • Other implicated micro-organisms include Micrococcaceae, Corynebacterium and Pityrosporum.
  • The main species found on the scalp is Malassezia globosa, others being Malassezia furfur (formerly known as Pityrosporum ovale) and Malassezia restricta.