Examples from the Web for aphthous
Aphthous stomatitis sometimes accompanies certain of the continued fevers, exanthematous and non-exanthematous.
The above are used in thrush or aphthous sore mouth, ptyalism, &c.
Aphthous stomatitis may be either idiopathic or symptomatic, discrete or confluent.
Sometimes chronic glossitis presents as an aphthous inflammation.
Ecchymoses may be present in large number, with exudates of false membrane, which Beaumont describes as aphthous.