2020
DOI: 10.1111/dth.14427
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Abstract: Pityriasis versicolor (PV) is a superficial fungal infection caused by the lipophilic yeasts of the genus Malassezia. 1 Despite the presence of confirmatory evidence on the positive role of zinc and vitamin D 3 in the improvement of the immune system function, 2,3 there are contradictory findings regarding the role of these supplements in the growth and pathogenicity of microorganisms. Regarding this, the present study was conducted to further explore the possible relationship of zinc and vitamin D 3 levels wi…

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