tinea cruris

noun tinea cru·ris \ -ˈkru̇r-əs \

Definition of tinea cruris

: ringworm involving especially the groin and perineum called also jock itch

Origin and Etymology of tinea cruris

New Latin, literally, tinea of the leg


Medical Dictionary

tinea cruris

noun tinea cru·ris \ -ˈkru̇r-əs \

medical Definition of tinea cruris

: a fungal infection involving especially the groin and perineum called also jock itch

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