Definition of Demodectic mange

1. Proper noun. Mange in dogs caused by a sensitivity to and overpopulation of ''Demodex canis'', the demodectic mange mite. ¹



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Medical Definition of Demodectic mange

1. An infestation of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands with mites of the genus Demodex; they occur in humans and a number of domesticated animals; although asymptomatic in most species, these mites can cause severe and extensive dermatitis ("red mange") in dogs. Synonym: demodectic acariasis, follicular mange. (05 Mar 2000)

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