pharyngoconjunctival fever

[ fə-rĭng′gō-kŏn′jŭngk-tīvəl ]

n.

An epidemic disease caused by an adenovirus and characterized by fever, pharyngitis, and conjunctivitis.

Nearby words

  1. pharynges,
  2. pharyngismus,
  3. pharyngitis,
  4. pharyngo-,
  5. pharyngocele,
  6. pharyngodynia,
  7. pharyngoepiglottic,
  8. pharyngoesophageal,
  9. pharyngoesophageal diverticulum,
  10. pharyngoglossal


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