A Definition Of Smallpox
Source: Adapted from the National Institutes of Health

What does the term “smallpox” mean? The term “smallpox” refers to a viral disease that was once highly contagious. characterized by high fever, vomiting, and blisters and sores on the skin. vaccination has eliminated this disease. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.