BACK TO herpangina
herpangina vs. herpes
[ hur-pan-jahy-nuh, her-pan-juh-nuh ]
- an infectious disease, especially of children, characterized by a sudden occurrence of fever, loss of appetite, and throat ulcerations, caused by a Coxsackie virus.
[ hur-peez ]
- any of several diseases caused by herpesvirus, characterized by eruption of blisters on the skin or mucous membranes.