Definition of Framboesia
1. Noun. An infectious tropical disease resembling syphilis in its early stages; marked by red skin eruptions and ulcerating lesions.
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Literary usage of Framboesia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Manual of pathology by Joseph Coats (1903)
"Hodgkin's disease : character of lesion. framboesia. Granuloma Fungoides (see under Diseases of Skin). I.—GENERAL FACTS OF INFECTION. ..."
2. Handbook of the Diagnosis and Treatment of Skin Diseases by Arthur Van Harlingen (1895)
"framboesia, called also yaws, plan, and endemic verrugas, is a contagious endemic skin disease, characterized by general and cutaneous symptoms, ..."