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n. pl. lues

[New Latin luēs, from Latin, plague; see leu- in Indo-European roots.]

lu·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.
lu·et′i·cal·ly adv.


a. luético-a, sifilítico-a, rel. a o que padece de sífilis.
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In his clash with Moebius, Biswanger believed that as many as 70% of the cases of paralysis could be explained as a luetic infection (1).
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Tertiary syphilis of the oral cavity may present itself as a gumma or as atrophic luetic glossitis [2].