crab yaws

plural noun

Definition of crab yaws

: secondary lesions of yaws characterized by thickening of the skin on the soles of the feet and formation of fissures and ulcers which causes a waddling gait

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“Crab yaws.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crab%20yaws. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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