noun. ['ˈwɪtˌloʊ, ˈhwɪtˌloʊ'] a purulent infection at the end of a finger or toe in the area surrounding the nail.
Words that Rhyme with Whitlow
Example sentences of the word whitlow
1. Noun, singular or mass
Both a herpetic whitlow** and cellulitis infection can cause a hot, tingling sensation in the fingertips.