streptodermatitis

streptodermatitis

An obsolete, nonspecific term for a streptococcal skin infection; it is not used in the working medical parlance.

streptodermatitis

(strĕp″tō-dĕr″mă-tī′tĭs) [″ + derma, skin, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the skin caused by streptococci.