noun (plural dermatophytoses /-sēz/)
Another term for dermatomycosis.
- Tinea corporis refers to a dermatophytosis or superficial fungal infection of the skin, other than on the hands, feet, scalp, face or groin.
- The differential diagnosis of erythrasma includes psoriasis, dermatophytosis, candidiasis, and intertrigo.
- Skin fungal diseases are called dermatophytoses from phyton, a plant.
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