[ rōō′pē-ə ]
Ulcers that develop in late secondary syphilis and are covered with yellowish or brown crusts.
Related formsru′pi•al adj.
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Its use is confined to the later symptoms,—to Periostitis, and the late eruptions, as Rupia.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland