medical Definition of seborrheic dermatitis
- Topical antifungal agents are the mainstay of treatment of seborrheic dermatitis.
- —Luigi Naldi et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 22 Jan. 2009
- Seborrheic dermatitis—overstimulation of the oil glands, which results in dandruff and dry patches on your face—is often a chronic condition that may also show up on your scalp.
- —Corynne Corbett, Essence, November 1996