intertrigo definition

  • noun:
    • Chafing or dermatitis occurring between two folds of skin
    • A rubbing or chafing of your skin; particularly, an abrasion or excoriation of the skin between folds, as in fat or ignored children.
    • A slight irritation of the skin, occurring in creases or folds where one part of skin rubs on another.
    • chafing between two skin areas which are connected (such as the armpit or in tits or involving the thighs)

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