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- adj. Pertaining to, or caused by mites of the genus Psoroptes
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of, pertaining to, or produced by, Psoroptes.
Washing or dipping the animal with a two per cent water solution of liquor cresolis compositus is an effective remedy for the psoroptic forms of scab and mange.
Scrapings made from the inflamed areas of the skin may show the psoroptic mites.
_Mange in horses_ may be caused by either psoroptic or sarcoptic mites.
Salmonella and virulent psoroptic mange in cattle.