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1. A subcutaneous tunnel or tract made by a parasite (for example, scabies mite).
2. A sinus or fistula.
3. (Rare) To undermine or create a tunnel or tract through or beneath various tissue planes.
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A tunnel made in or under the skin (e.g., by an insect or a parasite).See: cutaneous larva migrans; scabies
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