a secondary skin eruption that is the expression of an allergic reaction to a trichophyton infection and that occurs in an area remote from the site of infection.
trichophytid/tri·choph·y·tid/ (trĭ-kof´ĭ-tid) a dermophytid associated with trichophytosis; applied especially to the allergic manifestations of ringworm.
An eruption remote from the site of infection, that is the expression of allergic response to Trichophyton infection.
[tricho- + G. phyton, plant, + -id (1)]
a dermatophytid reaction to infection by Trichophyton spp.