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rose spots in Medicine

rose spots

  1. The characteristic rose-colored spots of typhoid fever.
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  • A week's study of the temperature, if no rose-spots appear, will be needed before the diagnosis can be made.

    A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II


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