Definition of dermatophytosis in English:


Syllabification: der·mat·o·phy·to·sis
Pronunciation: /dərˌmadəfīˈtōsəs

noun (plural dermatophytoses /-sēz/)

Another term for dermatomycosis.
More example sentences
  • 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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