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endothrix

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noun en·do·thrix \ˈen-də-ˌthriks\

Medical Definition of endothrix

  1. :  an endothrix fungus of the genus Trichophyton (especially T. tonsurans)




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endothrix

adjective en·do·thrix

Medical Definition of endothrix

  1. :  occurring within or penetrating the hair shaft <endothrix dermatophytes>; also :  characterized by the presence of hyphae and arthroconidia within the hair shaft <endothrix tinea capitis>—compare ectothrix




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