dermotropic

adjective
der·​mo·​tro·​pic | \ ˌdər-mə-ˈtrō-pik How to pronounce dermotropic (audio) , -ˈträp-ik How to pronounce dermotropic (audio) \

Medical Definition of dermotropic

: attracted to, localizing in, or entering by way of the skin dermotropic viruses — compare neurotropic, pantropic

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