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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Chen, W; Plewig, G 
Title:
Human demodicosis: revisit and a proposed classification. 
Abstract:
Human Demodex mites (Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis) hold a high rank in the evolutionary and phylogenetic hierarchy of the skin microbiome, although in most people their presence is of no consequence. While human demodicosis is a skin disease sui generis, it can mimic many other inflammatory dermatoses, such as folliculitis, rosacea and perioral dermatitis, leading to unspecific and confusing descriptions in the literature. Here, we propose to classify human demodicosis into a primary...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Br J Dermatol 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
170 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
1219-25 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0007-0963 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie