dermatomycosis
(der\'ma-to-mi-ko\'sis)
A fungal infection of the skin; the term is a general term that comprises the various forms of tinea, and it is sometimes used to specifically refer to athlete\'s foot (tinea pedis).

Microbiology. . 2009.

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  • dermatomycosis — der·mat·o·my·co·sis …   English syllables

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