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Intertrigo MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Intertrigo
Tree Number(s)
C17.800.174.640
C17.800.815.650
Unique ID
D007402
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007402
Annotation
a dermatitis of skin folds
Scope Note
A superficial dermatitis occurring on skin surfaces in contact with each other, such as the axillae, neck creases, intergluteal fold, between the toes, etc. Obesity is a predisposing factor. The condition is caused by moisture and friction and is characterized by erythema, maceration, burning, and exudation.
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1992/05/20
Intertrigo Preferred
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