dermatophytosis

noun

der·​ma·​to·​phy·​to·​sis -fī-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce dermatophytosis (audio)
plural dermatophytoses -ˌsēz How to pronounce dermatophytosis (audio)
: a disease (as athlete's foot) of the skin or skin derivatives that is caused by a dermatophyte

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“Dermatophytosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dermatophytosis. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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