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Therapy: Tinea versicolor Tinea versicolor is a superficial skin infection by Malassezia furfur (a.k.a. Pityrosporum ovale and Pityrosporum orbiculare). Epidemiology Tinea versicolor is a very common skin infection, affecting up to 2-8% individuals in the United States, especially prevalent in young adults, and in warm and/or humid climates. Pathophysiology Malassezia furfur is found as part […]