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- n. An ulcerative pyoderma of the skin, caused by bacteria.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cutaneous eruption, consisting of large, round pustules, upon an indurated and inflamed base.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, a large pustule intermediate in character between a furuncle or boil and an ordinary pustule.
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Contagious ecthyma in Norwegian semidomesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus).
Prob. used non-specifically; the description in quot. 1543 suggests ecthyma or impetigo.
Reasoning from which it has been found that the tincture, in a reduced form, and of a diminished strength, proves admirably curative of eczema, impetigo, and ecthyma.
#From what diseases is ecthyma to be differentiated?
The _large flat-pustular syphiloderm_ (_ecthyma-form syphiloderm_) consists of a more or less generalized, scattered eruption, of large pea - or dime-sized, flat pustules.
#How would you differentiate the large flat-pustular syphiloderm from ecthyma?
Action organic lipid solvents, saponin trypsin virus ecthyma contagiosum
Adaptation virus contagious ecthyma cellular substrates avian origin