scarlatina

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scar·la·ti·na

 (skär′lə-tē′nə)
[New Latin (febris) scarlatina, scarlet (fever), from Italian scarlattina, feminine of scarlattino, scarlet, diminutive of scarlatto, from Persian saqirlāt; see scarlet.]

scar′la·ti′nal adj.

scarlatina

(ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə)
n
(Pathology) the technical name for scarlet fever
[C19: from New Latin, from Italian scarlattina, diminutive of scarlatto scarlet]
ˌscarlaˈtinal adj

scar•la•ti•na

(ˌskɑr ləˈti nə)

n.
2. a mild form of scarlet fever.
[1795–1805; < New Latin (febris) scarlatina scarlet fever, derivative of Medieval Latin scarlata scarlet (cloth); see scarlet, -ine1]
scar`la•ti′nal, scar•la•ti•nous (ˌskɑr ləˈti nəs, skɑrˈlæt n əs) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scarlatina - an acute communicable disease (usually in children) characterized by fever and a red rashscarlatina - an acute communicable disease (usually in children) characterized by fever and a red rash
contagion, contagious disease - any disease easily transmitted by contact
Translations

scarlatina

[ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə] Nescarlatina f

scarlatina

nScharlach m

scarlatina

[ˌskɑːləˈtiːnə] n (Med) → scarlattina

scarlatina

n escarlatina
References in periodicals archive ?
1) It was first termed as scarlatinal arthritis in 1959.
Poststreptococcal arthritic syndrome which did not fulfill the diagnostic criteria for ARF was first defined as scarlatinal arthritis by Crea and Mortimer in 1959.
The list of clinical conditions described by Bright is indeed exhaustive, including diabetes, Jacksonian epilepsy, cerebral hemorrhage, malaria, peritonitis, whooping cough, scarlatinal middle ear infection, brain abscess secondary to ear infection, first accounts of laryngeal tuberculosis, and a host of neurological diseases.