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Medical Term:

verruga peruana


a late, eruptive stage of bartonellosis; characterized by soft conic or pedunculated vascular papules anywhere on the skin or mucous membranes from miliary size to several centimeters, resolving without scars after a few months.

Synonym(s): Peruvian wart, verruca peruana, verruca peruviana

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