Kaposi's varicelliform eruption
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Related to Kaposi's varicelliform eruption: eczema herpeticum
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|Noun||1.||Kaposi's varicelliform eruption - a now rare complication of vaccinia superimposed on atopic dermatitis with high fever and generalized vesicles and papulovesicles|
eczema - generic term for inflammatory conditions of the skin; particularly with vesiculation in the acute stages
eruption - symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible