Definición de chancre en inglés:

chancre

Saltos de línea: chan¦cre
Pronunciación: /ˈʃaŋkə
 
/

sustantivo

Medicine
  • A painless ulcer, particularly one that develops on the genitals in venereal disease.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Primary syphilis is most often associated with a single, painless chancre, although it can manifest in other ways (i.e., multiple chancres, painful papules or ulcers, or no lesions).
    • The subject developed, firstly, the typical gleet of gonorrhoea, then went on to produce a chancre and then the manifestations of secondary syphilis.
    • In addition to leprosy, foreigners seeking work permits are now required to be tested for tuberculosis and the sexually transmitted diseases syphilis, chlamydia and chancres.

Origen

late 16th century: from French, from Latin cancer 'creeping ulcer'.

Más definiciones de chancre 

Definición de chancre en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tortie
Pronunciación: ˈtɔːtiː
noun
a tortoiseshell cat