spt. (phlegm_noir) wrote in verbosities,
spt.
phlegm_noir
verbosities

and I think to myself, what a wonderful word

her·pan·gi·na
n.

A mild disease of children caused by a coxsackievirus and marked by fever, dysphagia, and vesicopapular lesions of the mucous membranes of the throat.

Source: The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company




Doctors have all the fun, don't they?

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