Definition of Eczema vaccinatum

1. Noun. A now rare complication of vaccinia superimposed on atopic dermatitis with high fever and generalized vesicles and papulovesicles.

Exact synonyms: Kaposi's Varicelliform Eruption
Generic synonyms: Eczema, Eruption

Medical Definition of Eczema vaccinatum

1. kaposi's varicelliform eruption

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eczema Vaccinatum

eczema craquele
eczema diabeticorum
eczema epilans
eczema erythematosum
eczema herpeticum
eczema hypertrophicum
eczema intertrigo
eczema marginatum
eczema nummulare
eczema papulosum
eczema parasiticum
eczema pustulosum
eczema rubrum
eczema squamosum
eczema tyloticum
eczema vaccinatum (current term)
eczema verrucosum
eczema vesiculosum
eczematoid seborrhoea

Literary usage of Eczema vaccinatum

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1. The Smallpox Vaccination Program: Public Health in an Age of Terrorism by Alina Baciu (2005)
"Four main complications may be associated with vaccination; three complications are in the form of skin eruptions (eczema vaccinatum, progressive vaccinia, ..."

2. Circular by Great Britain. Ministry of Health (1862)
"... and death) and more common ones (eczema vaccinatum, generalized vaccinia, and accidental infection)'. Smallpox vaccinations should never be used ^or the ..."

3. Os̈terreichische Zeitschrift für Stomatologie by Verein Os̈terreichischer Zahnar̈zte, Verein Wiener Zahnärzte (1904)
"Das auffallende Mißverhältnis zwischen der relativ geringen Zahl der in der Literatur verzeichneten Fälle von zufälligem eczema vaccinatum und der gewiß ..."

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