Pityriasis amiantacea: a report of two cases in adults.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Pityriasis amiantacea is a scaly condition of the scalp that is usually seen in children. It is most often associated with an underlying primary dermatosis. We describe two adult patients who did not present with concomitant scalp or cutaneous diseases.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bettencourt, MS; Olsen, EA

Published Date

  • September 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 64 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 187 - 189

PubMed ID

  • 10500922

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0011-4162


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States