Medical Dictionary

trichophyton trich·o·phy·ton (trĭk'ə-fī'tŏn', trĭ-kŏf'ĭ-)
A member of the genus Trichophyton.

American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

Trichophyton Trich·o·phy·ton (trĭk'ə-fī'tŏn', trĭ-kŏf'ĭ-)
A genus of pathogenic fungi causing dermatophytosis in the hair, skin, and nails of humans.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature