herpangia


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herpangia

[hər′pan·jē·ə]
(medicine)
A mild viral disease of humans caused by a coxsackie virus and characterized by fever, anorexia, and grayish papules surrounded by a red areola in the mouth.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.