seborrhoea


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seb·or·rhoe·a

 (sĕb′ə-rē′ə)
n. Chiefly British
Variant of seborrhea.

seb′or·rhoe′ic adj.

seborrhoea

(ˌsɛbəˈrɪə) or

seborrhea

n
(Pathology) any disease of the skin characterized by excessive secretion of sebum by the sebaceous glands and its accumulation on the skin surface
ˌseborˈrhoeal, ˌseborˈrhoeic ˌseborˈrheal, ˌseborˈrheic adj
Translations

seborrhoea

[ˌsebəˈrɪə] Nseborrea f

seborrhoea

, (US) seborrhea
nSeborrhö(e) f
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Seborrhoea (a skin condition caused by excess production of sebum) is present in around 5% of the population.
The treatment was also able to improve typical symptoms that often accompany these forms of illness, such as erythemes, itching and seborrhoea.
It is a naturally effective solution to help alleviate the symptoms caused by skin and scalp conditions such as acne, dandruff and seborrhoea.
A specialty based on an anti-acne composition for treating seborrhoea has led to a patent (Henry et al.