The effect of skin moisture, pH, and temperature on the density of Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis (Acari: Demodicidae) in students and staff of the Erzincan University, Turkey


ZEYTUN E. , Tilki E., DOĞAN S. , Mumcuoglu K. Y.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, cilt.56, ss.762-766, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 56 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/ijd.13600
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.762-766

Özet

BackgroundThe aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and density of Demodex folliculorum and Demodex brevis in students and staff of the Erzincan University, Turkey, and to define the influence of age, gender, educational level, and hygiene as well as skin moisture, pH, and temperature on the presence of Demodex mites.