acute malaria n.
Any of various forms of malaria that may be intermittent or remittent, consisting of a chill accompanied by fever with its attendant general symptoms and terminating in a sweating stage.
This gentleman had not lived out of England, where there is now no acute malaria.
The Evolution of Modern Medicine William Osler
- Acute isolated myocarditis
acute isolated myocarditis acute isolated myocarditis n. An acute interstitial carditis of unknown etiology and that does not affect the endocardium and pericardium.
- Acute miliary tuberculosis
acute miliary tuberculosis acute miliary tuberculosis n. See acute tuberculosis. Historical Examples acute miliary tuberculosis as an immediate concomitant of measles is rare. A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I Various It must not be forgotten that acute miliary tuberculosis by no means rarely accompanies an advanced tuberculosis of long standing. Special […]
- Acute necrotizing encephalitis
acute necrotizing encephalitis acute necrotizing encephalitis n. An acute form of encephalitis, caused by herpes simplex virus and affecting the temporal lobes and the limbic system.
- Acute necrotizing gingivitis
. Abbreviation: ANG.