dermatomycosis vs dermatophytosis what difference

what is difference between dermatomycosis and dermatophytosis

English

Etymology

dermato- +‎ mycosis

Noun

dermatomycosis (countable and uncountable, plural dermatomycoses)

  1. Any of various skin diseases caused by fungi.


English

Etymology

dermatophyte +‎ -osis

Noun

dermatophytosis (countable and uncountable, plural dermatophytoses)

  1. (medicine) A fungal infection of the skin caused by a dermatophyte, ringworm.

Hyponyms

  • athlete’s foot, tinea pedis
  • beard ringworm, barber’s itch, tinea barbae
  • body ringworm, tinea corporis
  • jock itch, tinea cruris
  • nail ringworm, tinea unguium
  • scalp ringworm, tinea capitis (Trichophyton tonsurans)

Translations


Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial