enanthema


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enanthema

(ˌɛnənˈθiːmə)
n
an ulcer on a mucous membrane
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Noun1.enanthema - eruption on a mucous membrane (as the inside of the mouth) occurring as a symptom of a disease
eruption - symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible
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The presenting features of exanthema of the skin and enanthema in the oral cavity are reported for the first time from a nonendemic region in an immunocompetent individual.
In March of 2014, she presented with bullous dermatosis evolving both upper limbs, more exuberant on the dorsal aspect of the hands and forearms, and oral enanthema more prominent in the lower lip, interfering with meals.
Physical examination showed a body temperature of 38[degrees]C, throat enanthema, generalized macular exanthema, and slightly swollen and tender interphalangeal joints of the hands and feet.