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Intertrigo: Introduction

Intertrigo: Skin inflammation from rubbing together of two skin areas. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Intertrigo is available below.

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Definitions of Intertrigo:

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. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Chafing between two skin surfaces that are in contact (as in the armpit or under the breasts or between the thighs) - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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