Definition of Delhi boil

1. Noun. Leishmaniasis of the skin; characterized by ulcerative skin lesions.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Delhi Boil

Delawareans
Delawares
Delawarian
Delbet
Delbet's sign
Delbruck
Delete
Deletes
Deleuzean
Deleuzian
Delft
Delftware
Delftwares
Delhi
Delhi belly
Delhi boil (current term)
Delhi sore
Delhian
Delhians
Delia
Delibes
Delichon
Delichon urbica
Delilah
Delilahs
Delius
Delivered At Frontier
Delivered Duty Paid
Delivered Duty Unpaid
Delivered Ex Quay

Literary usage of Delhi boil

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Treatise on Diseases of the Skin: For the Use of Advanced Students and by Henry Weightman Stelwagon (1905)
"Mouth lesions and moist papules about the anus and genitalia usually require attention, similar to that in adults. Delhi boil. Synonyms. ..."

2. Skin Diseases: Their Description, Pathology, Diagnosis, and Treatment by Tilbury Fox (1875)
"The Aleppo evil, Biskra bouton, and Delhi boil will be noticed under this head ... Delhi boil. The attention of Indian medical officers has been frequently ..."

3. A Practical treatise on diseases of the skin by Louis Adolphus Duhring (1877)
"Under the names of ALEPPO BOUTON, BOIL, or EVIL, Delhi boil, and BISKRA BOUTON, certain diseases resembling one another have from time to time been ..."

4. A Practical treatise on diseases of the skin by John Vietch Shoemaker (1901)
"Delhi boil, ALEPPO EVIL, AND BISKRA BOUTON.—The above three diseases occur endemically in India, Aleppo, Algeria, and other foreign countries. ..."

5. A Practical Treatise on Diseases of the Skin, for the Use of Students and by James Nevins Hyde (1893)
"In the latter event, it is common in this country to administer as remedial agents, alcoholic stimulants as freely as they can be ingested. [D.] Delhi boil ..."

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