mucocutaneous

adjective mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous \ ˌmyü-kō-kyü-ˈtā-nē-əs \

Definition of mucocutaneous

: made up of or involving both typical skin and mucous membrane

First Known Use of mucocutaneous

1898


Medical Dictionary

mucocutaneous

adjective mu·co·cu·ta·ne·ous \ ˌmyü-kō-kyu̇-ˈtā-nē-əs \

medical Definition of mucocutaneous

: made up of or involving both typical skin and mucous membrane
  • the mucocutaneous junction of the mouth
  • mucocutaneous candidiasis

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