noun. disorder involving lesions or eruptions of the skin (in which there is usually no inflammation).
- skin disease
- skin disorder
Example sentences of the word dermatosis
1. Noun, singular or mass
Once the doctor has determined the underlying cause of your pet's dermatosis, she can start the proper course of treatment.
2. Verb, base form
Skin contact may lead to a painful, itchy red rash, while prolonged, repeated exposure can lead to dermatosis (a skin condition affecting the face and neck).