- the initial lesion of yaws, occurring at the site of inoculation.
Origin of mother yaw
First recorded in 1815–25
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- A large granulomatous lesion that may be the initial lesion in yaws and is most commonly present on the hand, leg, or foot.buba madre frambesioma
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