Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "seborrhea" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF SEBORRHEA

seborrhea  [ˌsebəˈrɪə] play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SEBORRHEA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Seborrhea is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SEBORRHEA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Seborrhoeic dermatitis

Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic, relapsing and usually mild dermatitis. In infants seborrheic dermatitis is called cradle cap. Seborrheic dermatitis is an inflammatory skin disorder affecting the scalp, face, and torso. Typically, seborrheic dermatitis presents with scaly, flaky, itchy, and red skin. It particularly affects the sebaceous-gland-rich areas of skin. In adolescents and adults, seborrhoeic dermatitis usually presents as scalp scaling similar to dandruff or as mild to marked erythema of the nasolabial fold.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SEBORRHEA


amenorrhea
æˌmɛnəˈrɪə
amenorrhoea
æˌmɛnəˈrɪə
arear
əˈrɪə
arere
əˈrɪə
arrear
əˈrɪə
Caesarea
ˌsiːzəˈrɪə
career
kəˈrɪə
diarrhoea
ˌdaɪəˈrɪə
dysmenorrhea
ˌdɪsmɛnəˈrɪə
dysmenorrhoea
ˌdɪsmɛnəˈrɪə
gonorrhoea
ˌɡɒnəˈrɪə
hatteria
ˌhætəˈrɪə
logorrhea
ˌlɒɡəˈrɪə
pyorrhea
paɪəˈrɪə
pyorrhoea
ˌpaɪəˈrɪə
Santeria
ˌsæntəˈrɪə
seborrhoea
ˌsɛbəˈrɪə
steatorrhea
ˌstɪətəˈrɪə
steatorrhoea
ˌstɪətəˈrɪə
trattoria
ˌtrætəˈrɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SEBORRHEA

sebaceous
sebaceous glands
sebacic
sebacic acid
Sebastian
Sebastopol
sebate
sebesten
sebiferous
sebific
seborrheal
seborrheic
seborrhoea
seborrhoeal
seborrhoeic
sebum
sebundy
sec
sec.
secalose

WORDS THAT END LIKE SEBORRHEA

althea
Amalthea
Arimathea
barathea
blennorrhea
bohea
calathea
diarrhea
hypomenorrhea
Joseph of Arimathea
Kampuchea
leukorrhea
Lysithea
rhea
Saint Joseph of Arimathea
Seleucia Trachea
shea
spermatorrhea
synaphea
trachea

Synonyms and antonyms of seborrhea in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «seborrhea» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF SEBORRHEA

Find out the translation of seborrhea to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of seborrhea from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «seborrhea» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

脂溢性皮炎
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

seborrea
570 millions of speakers

English

seborrhea
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

seborrhea
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الزهم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

себорея
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

seborréia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

seborrhea
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

séborrhée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Seborrhea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Seborrhö
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

脂漏症
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지루
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Seborrhea
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tăng tiết bã nhờn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

seborrhea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सेबोरिहा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sebore
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

seborrea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

łojotok
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

себорея
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

seboree
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σμηγματόρροια
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

seborrhea
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

seborré
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

seborrhea
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of seborrhea

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SEBORRHEA»

The term «seborrhea» is regularly used and occupies the 74.160 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
66
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «seborrhea» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of seborrhea
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «seborrhea».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEBORRHEA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «seborrhea» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «seborrhea» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about seborrhea

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEBORRHEA»

Discover the use of seborrhea in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to seborrhea and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Horse Health & Nutrition For Dummies
The technical term for these crusts is seborrhea. In most cases, seborrhea is secondary to another problem. (Primary seborrhea, caused by a genetic problem, is extremely rare in horses.) Also called cannon keratosis, secondary seborrhea ...
Audrey Pavia, Kate Gentry-Running, DVM, CVA, 2011
2
Aromatherapy: Essential Oils for Vibrant Health and Beauty
SEBORRHEA Seborrhea, or seborrheic dermatitis, affects areas of skin with abundant oil glands, such as the chest, ears, eyebrows, face, nose, and scalp. When these glands secrete abnormal amounts of oil (or sebum) and the skin cells grow ...
Roberta Wilson, 2002
3
Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook
Seborrhea is a flaky, scaly disease of the skin. It is not an itchy skin disorder, and secondary bacterial infection is not always a problem. Seborrhea is classified as either primary or secondary. Either form may be dry or oily. Primary seborrhea is  ...
Thomas Gore, DVM, Paula Gore, James M. Giffin, MD, 2008
4
The Pet Lover's Guide to Cat and Dog Skin Diseases
Primary. Keratinization. Defects. (Primary. Seborrhea). Keratinization is the process of transforming the living cells arising from the bottom layer of the epidermis into the horny dead cells on the surface of the skin. Keratinization defects arise ...
Karen L. Campbell, 2006
5
The Complete Beauty Bible: The Ultimate Guide to Smart Beauty
Seborrhea is identified by excessive yellowish, thickened scaling, accompanied by excessive oiliness, and is possibly triggered by a yeast organism (yeast is a type of fungus) present in the hair follicle (source: British Journal of Dermatology,  ...
Paula Begoun, 2004
6
Dog Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook
SEBORRHEA Seborrhea is a condition in which flakes of dead skin are shed from the epidermis and hair follicles. These flakes may be dry and dandrufflike, or oily and greasy. Oily seborrhea is due to excessive production of sebum by the ...
Debra M. Eldredge, DVM, Liisa D. Carlson, DVM, Delbert G. Carlson, DVM, 2010
7
Skin Diseases of the Dog and Cat: Clinical and ...
rancid odor is a consistent finding in the oily forms of primary seborrhea. Erythema and alopecia are present in varying degrees. Lesions are most commonly located on the trunk. Focally severe lesions also may be present on the pinnae and ...
Thelma Lee Gross, Peter J. Ihrke, Emily J. Walder, 2008
8
Textbook of Clinical Dermatology
Seborrhea is a disorder characterized by erythema and yellowish, greasy scales, distributed over the sebaceous sites. It forms a part component of seborrheic diathesis that includes oily skin, acne, rosacea, seborrhea, seborrheic dermatitis,  ...
Sehgal, 2004
9
Guide to Home Pet Grooming
Chris C. Pinney. Seborrhea sicca. Abscesses. and. Cellulitis. Both of these terms refer to bacterial infections that involve the deeper layers of the skin or underlying tissues. The difference between the two lies in the fact that true abscesses ...
Chris C. Pinney, 2005
10
Muller and Kirk's Small Animal Dermatology7: Muller and ...
FIGURE 14-1 Types of seborrhea. A, Seborrhea sicca. Dull, dry flaky coat associated with a fatty acid deficiency. B, Seborrhea oleosa. Accumulation of greasy material on skin surface. C, Seborrheic dermatitis. Accumulation of greasy material ...
William Howard Miller, Craig E. Griffin, Karen L. Campbell, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEBORRHEA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term seborrhea is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Strength training may improve sexual function with ovary syndrome
Symptoms include unpleasant physical changes, including excessive hair growth, acne, seborrhea, hair loss, obesity and fat distribution along the trunk and ... «Reuters UK, Jun 15»
2
EVERYDAY WELLNESS: Haircare Healthcare
Scalp conditions related to seborrhea, eczema and psoriasis, DiMauro noted, are another area where hair care and healthcare intersect. While hairdressers ... «Post-Chronicle, Mar 15»
3
Natural Ways To Treat Dandruff
Dandruff is a common scalp problem faced by many people. But what is it? Dandruff, also called Seborrhea. It is a skin disease caused by flaking of the skin on ... «BoldSky, Mar 15»
4
Dr. Tronetti: Are you at war with diseases of the skin?
Eczema, seborrhea and the heartbreak of psoriasis. This trio of skin diseases was immortalized in the 1963 commercial for Tegrin medicated shampoo. They are ... «Florida Today, Jul 14»
5
Research and Markets: Seborrhea Pipeline Review, H1 2015 - 4 …
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Seborrhea, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, ... «Digital Journal, Jun 14»
6
A fogászati problémám okozhat seborrhea dermatitiszt?
Azt vettem észre hogy ezzel párhuzamosan egy elég erős ekcéma alakult ki a fejbőrömön,melyre a bőrgyógyászom azt mondta hogy seborrhea dermatitisz. «Nők Lapja Café, Jun 14»
7
SKIN DISORDERS IN PARKINSON'S DISEASE
Seborrhea causes excessively oily skin. Sebaceous glands are glands in the skin that secrete sebum, to lubricate the skin and hair. Seborrhea can therefore ... «Parkinson's Disease News, Feb 14»
8
Acella Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Announces Approval and Launch of …
The approved 510(k) (Loutrex) is indicated to manage and relieve the signs and symptoms of seborrhea and seborrheic dermatitis such as itching, erythema, ... «PR Newswire, Jan 14»
9
My Morning Routine: Matthew Malin and Andrew Goetz on Their …
... eczema, seborrhea and fragrance allergies." Second only to the love he and partner Andrew show for adopted pug Mr. Greenberg (if you visit their New York ... «GQ Magazine, Dec 13»
10
Male cocker spaniel here suffers from seborrhea
Dear Dr. Fox — What can I do for my male cocker spaniel who has seborrhea? The scaly and smelly skin problem has him itching a lot. Is this an allergy, ... «STLtoday.com, Mar 12»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Seborrhea [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/seborrhea>. Feb 2020 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z