Streptotrichosis

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streptotrichosis --> dermatophilosis

An infectious exudative dermatitis of cattle, sheep, goats, horses, and other animals (occasionally man) caused by dermatophilus congolensis; severe (sometimes fatal) dermatophilosis is seen in cattle in the Caribbean, invariable in association with amblyomma variegatum infestations.

Synonym: proliferative dermatitis, streptothrichosis, streptotrichiasis, streptotrichosis.