exanthema

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exanthema

[‚eg‚zan′thē·mə]
(medicine)
An eruption on the skin.
Any disease or fever accompanied by a skin eruption.
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A fragment of [approximately equal to] 950 bp was amplified from 5 exanthematic lesions.
Although VACV strains have been isolated from rodents in forests in Brazil (5,6) (the nearest location, Belem, is 750 km from the study area), we detected VACV in wildlife in the Brazilian Amazon 3 years after reports of exanthematic outbreaks of bovine vaccinia and 40 years after isolation of VACV from forests.
Other common exanthematic illnesses in Brazil included in the differential diagnoses were dengue fever, rubella, B19 parvovirus, human herpesvirus 6, infectious mononucleosis, malaria, and yellow fever.