Definition of Framboesia

1. Noun. An infectious tropical disease resembling syphilis in its early stages; marked by red skin eruptions and ulcerating lesions.

Exact synonyms: Frambesia, Yaws
Generic synonyms: Infectious Disease



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Framboesia

fraising
fraist
fraked
frakel
fraktur
frakturs
framable
frambaesia
frambesia
frambesia tropica
frambesias
frambesiform
frambesiform syphilid
frambesioma
framboesia (current term)
framboid
framboise
framboises
frame
frame-up
frame-ups
frame ball
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frame buffers
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frame counters
frame dragging
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Literary usage of Framboesia

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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, ..."

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