Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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6 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2017
Jun. 05, 2017
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name POLARITYTE, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001076682  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2017  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --10-31  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   5,876,952
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017