tinea pedis


tinea pedis
tinea pe·dis -'ped-əs n ATHLETE'S FOOT

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tinea on the feet, usually between the toes or on the soles, most often caused by Trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes, or Epidermophyton floccosum. It is characterized by intensely pruritic lesions varying from mild, chronic, and scaling to acute, exfoliative, pustular, and bullous. It may be spread to other parts of the body by autoinoculation; see t. cruris and t. manuum. Called also athlete's foot and ringworm of the foot.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • tinea pedis — noun fungal infection of the feet • Syn: ↑athlete s foot • Hypernyms: ↑tinea, ↑ringworm, ↑roundworm * * * ˌtinēəˈpedə̇s noun Etymology: New Latin, tinea of the foot …   Useful english dictionary

  • tinea pedis — noun Etymology: New Latin, tinea of the foot Date: 1948 athlete s foot …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tinea pedis — A fungal infection of the foot caused by Trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes, or E. floccosum; also known as athlete s foot …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • tinea pedis — noun athletes foot …   Wiktionary

  • Tinea pedis — Fußpilz …   Universal-Lexikon

  • tinea pedis — athlete s foot, fungal infection of the foot which causes itching and skin irritation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Tinea cruris — Classification and external resources Tinea cruris on the groin ICD 10 B35.6 …   Wikipedia


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