- furtwängler, wilhelm,
Origin of furuncle
Examples from the Web for furuncular
The pyogenic cocci are added factors in the pustular and furuncular cases.
They are usually vesicular, pustular, or furuncular—that is to say, irritative.
In several cases there has been abundant sweating; and in one there was a very remarkable miliary and furuncular eruption.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Furuncular or abscess-like formations may develop, usually from secondary infection.
Word Origin for furuncle
"a boil," 1670s, from Latin furunculus, "a boil," literally "little thief," diminutive of fur "thief." Related: Furuncular; furunculous.