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herpangina

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noun her·pan·gi·na \ ˌhər-ˌpan-ˈjī-nə , ˌhər-ˈpan-jə-nə \

medical Definition of herpangina

:a contagious disease of children characterized by fever, headache, and a vesicular eruption in the throat and caused by any of numerous Coxsackieviruses and echoviruses

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