strophulus


strophulus
/strof"yeuh leuhs/, n. Pathol.
a papular eruption of the skin, esp. in infants, occurring in several forms and usually harmless. Also called red gum, tooth rash.
[1800-10; < NL < Gk stróph(os) twine + L -ulus -ULE]

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Universalium. 2010.