Fort bragg fever

Fort bragg fever --> pretibial fever

a mild disease first observed among military personnel at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, characterised by fever, moderate prostration, splenomegaly, and a rash on the anterior aspects of the legs; due to the autumnalis serovar of leptospira interrogans.

Synonym: fort bragg fever.

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