/ (ˌdɜːmətəʊfaɪˈtəʊsɪs) /
a fungal infection of the skin, esp the feetSee athlete's foot
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Medical definitions for dermatophytosis
[ dûr′mə-tō′fī-tō′sĭs ]
An infection of the skin, hair, or nails caused by a dermatophyte and characterized by redness of the skin, small papular vesicles, fissures, and scaling.
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