tinea cruris

[ kroo r-is ]
/ ˈkrʊər ɪs /

noun Pathology.

Origin of tinea cruris

1920–25; < New Latin: tinea of the leg
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Medicine definitions for tinea cruris

tinea cruris

[ krurĭs ]


A fungal infection of the skin of the groin, occurring especially in males.eczema marginatum jock itch
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