Definition of dermatophytosis in English:


Line breaks: derm¦ato|phyt¦osis
Pronunciation: /ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)fʌɪˈtəʊsɪs

noun (plural dermatophytoses /-siːz/)

  • another term for dermatomycosis.
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    • 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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