variola vera


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Related to variola vera: variola minor, variola virus

va·ri·o·la ve·ra

smallpox of ordinary severity in the unvaccinated.

variola

(va-ri'o-la) [L., pustule] Smallpox.
variolar (-lar), adjective

variola major

Smallpox with its full-blown, classic symptoms.
Synonym: variola vera

variola minor

A mild form of smallpox with sparse rash and low-grade fever.
Synonym: alastrim; amaas

variola vera

Variola major.
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