Aleppo boil

aleppo boil

Aleppo boil A·lep·po boil (ə-lěp’ō)
The lesion found in cutaneous leishmaniasis. Also called Bagdad boil, date boil.
Historical Examples

This is a disgusting eruption, which is called the aleppo boil, or Date-mark.
A Woman’s Journey Round the World Ida Pfeiffer


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