dermatophytosis


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der·ma·to·phy·to·sis

 (dûr′mə-tō′fī-tō′sĭs)
n.
A fungal infection of the skin, especially athlete's foot.
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dermatophytosis

(ˌdɜːmətəʊfaɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) a fungal infection of the skin, esp the feet. See athlete's foot
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Noun1.dermatophytosis - fungal infection of the skin (especially of moist parts covered by clothing)
fungal infection, mycosis - an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
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Translations
Dermatophytie

der·ma·to·phy·to·sis

n. dermatofitosis, pie de atleta, infección fungosa producida por dermatófilos.
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dermatophytosis

n dermatofitosis f
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