Saint Louis encephalitis
[ lōō′ĭs ]
A viral encephalitis occurring in parts of North America and transmitted by a mosquito of the genus Culex.
The Story Behind Saint Patrick’s NameMarch 17th marks the annual celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day, or Lá Fhéile Pádraig in Irish. But, who was Saint Patrick?
The Day After Halloween Is Actually Called HallowmasHalloween is actually just the beginning of a string of otherworldly holidays. The tricks, treats, and customs of Halloween, now mostly secular, are based in part on an ancient Christian festival that spans November 1st and 2nd.
- scleredema adultorum,
- sclerema neonatorum,
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