adjuvant arthritis


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adjuvant arthritis

Abbreviation: AA
An experimental model of arthritis in rodents induced by injection of foreign substance, such as Freund's adjuvant, into the tail vein or paw. This model can be used to study new agents for human arthritis treatment. See: Rheumatoid arthritis
See also: arthritis
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Study of the immunomodulatory and antiinflammatory effects of evening primrose oil in adjuvant arthritis.
Adjuvant arthritis evaluation resulting from clinical manifestation showed an augmentation in right paw diameter in groups III and IV compared with the controls.
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The active fraction of Herba Siegesbeckiae can reduce inflammatory pathology in the ankle joints of rats with adjuvant arthritis (AA), and lead to increased IL-2 and reduced IL-1 levels in the serum (Qian et al.
Effects and mechanisms of total glucosides of paeony on adjuvant arthritis in rats.