macular rash


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to macular rash: Maculopapular rash

macular rash

Etymology: L, macula, spot; OFr, rasche
a skin eruption in which the lesions are flat and less than 1 cm in diameter.
enlarge picture
Macular rash in a person with rubella

macular rash

A rash in which the lesions are flat and level with the surrounding skin.
See also: rash
References in periodicals archive ?
On the next day, a macular rash appeared on his arms and legs, associated with muscle and joint pain.
One patient had monkeypox virus detected by PCR and culture in throat and nasopharyngeal swabs obtained when the patient was ill with prodromal symptoms and a macular rash.
felis infections may have common clinical manifestations, such as fever, headache, myalgia, macular rash, and elevated levels of liver enzymes (4,5).
A discrete macular rash and pharyngitis were observed.