dermatozoon

dermatozoon

 [der″mah-to-zo´on]
any animal parasite on the skin; an ectoparasite.
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der·ma·to·zo·on

(der'mă-tō-zō'on),
An animal parasite of the skin.
[dermato- + G. zōon, animal]
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