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trichosporosis

[ trĭk′ə-spə-rōsĭs, -spô- ]

n.

A superficial mycotic infection of the hair in which nodular masses of fungi become attached to the hair shafts.

Nearby words

trichorrhexis invaginata, trichorrhexis nodosa, trichoschisis, trichosis, trichosporon, trichosporosis, trichostasis spinulosa, trichothecene, trichothiodystrophy, trichotillomania, trichotomic
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