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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Erysipelas" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Erysipelas
Erysipelas (/ɛrɨˈsɪpələs/; Greek ἐρυσίπελας—red skin; also known as "Ignis sacer", "holy fire", and "St. Anthony's fire" in some countries) is an acute infection typically with a skin rash, usually on any of the legs and toes, face, arms and fingers. - See link


Erysipelas in Spanish is Erisipela
La erisipela es una enfermedad infectocontagiosa aguda y febril, producida por estreptococos, fundamentalmente Streptococcus pyogenes que afecta principalmente la dermis. - See link


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