strophulus

[strof-yuh-luh s]

Origin of strophulus

1800–10; < New Latin < Greek stróph(os) twine + Latin -ulus -ule
Also called red gum, tooth rash.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

strophulus in Medicine

strophulus

[strŏfyə-ləs]
n.
  1. heat rash
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.