Medical Dictionary

sarcoptic mange


Medical Definition of SARCOPTIC MANGE

:  a mange caused by mites of the genus Sarcoptes that burrow in the skin especially of the head and face—compare chorioptic mange, demodectic mange
April 26, 2015
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