sarcoptic

[sär-kŏptĭk]
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Historical Examples of sarcoptic

  • Like the sarcoptic, follicular mange is transferable from one dog to another, though less readily than the former.

    Sporting Dogs

    Frank Townend Barton

  • Sarcoptic mange, frequently called "barn itch," is caused by a mite very similar to that which causes itch in human beings.

    Special Report on Diseases of Cattle

    U.S. Department of Agriculture