Wissler's syndrome

[wĭslərz, vĭs-]

n.

A condition occurring in children and adolescents, characterized by high intermittent fever, irregularly recurring macular and maculo-papular eruption, leukocytosis, joint pain, and occasionally eosinophilia and raised red blood cell sedimentation rate.

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