[eg-zan-thuh m, ig-, ek-san-]
- an eruptive disease, especially one attended with fever, as smallpox or measles.
Origin of exanthem
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Aphthous stomatitis sometimes accompanies certain of the continued fevers, exanthematous and non-exanthematous.
Exanthematous pharyngitis accompanies some cases of cutaneous exanthemata.
Description: The most beneficial salve in case of inflamed wounds, boils or exanthematous eruptions.
Scarlet fever is an exanthematous form of disease distinguished by a scarlet eruption of the skin.
Measles or Rubeola is an exanthematous or eruptive contagious form of children's disease.