Medical Definition of Erythrasma

1. A chronic, superficial bacterial infection of the skin involving the body folds and toe webs, sometimes becoming generalised, caused by Corynebacterium minutissimum and characterised by the presence of sharply demarcated, dry, brown, slightly scaly and slowly spreading patches. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Erythrasma

erythematous syphilid
erythematously
erythematovesicular
erythemic
erythermalgia
erythorbate
erythorbates
erythorbic acid
erythr-
erythrabyssin
erythraemia
erythraemic myelosis
erythralgia
erythraric
erythraric acid
erythrasma (current term)
erythravine
erythredema
erythremia
erythremias
erythric
erythrina
erythrine
erythrism
erythrismal
erythrisms
erythristic
erythrite
erythrites
erythritol

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