Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

erythema marginatum

erythema marginatum in Medicine

erythema marginatum erythema mar·gi·na·tum (mär'jə-nā'təm)
A form of erythema multiforme in which elevated defined bands remain after erythematous patches have cleared; it occurs in rheumatic fever.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for erythema marginatum
Historical Examples
  • The sheet of eruption is sharply defined against the healthy skin; as, for example, in erythema marginatum, eczema marginatum.

    Essentials of Diseases of the Skin

    Henry Weightman Stelwagon

Word of the Day

Nearby words for erythema marginatum

Word Value for erythema

Scrabble Words With Friends