Vaccinia gangrenosa

Vaccinia gangrenosa: See Progressive vaccinia.
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vaccinia gangrenosa

Synonym for progressive vaccinia ... A severe or even fatal form of vaccinia occurring chiefly in subjects with an immunologic deficiency or dyscrasia and characterised by progressive enlargement of the initial and also of secondary lesions. ... Synonym: vaccinia gangrenosa. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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vaccinia gangrenosa

progressive vaccinia; vaccinia gangrenosa A rare but often fatal complication of smallpox vaccination in those with deficient immune mechanisms or receiving immunosuppressive therapy, characterized by tissue necrosis that spreads from the inoculation site, which may result in metastatic vaccinial lesions in the skin, bones, and viscera.
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vaccinia gangrenosa

Type: Term Synonyms: progressive vaccinia
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