inflammatory rheumatism


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in·flam·ma·to·ry rheu·ma·tism

rheumatoid arthritis or other cause of joint inflammation.

in·flam·ma·to·ry rheu·ma·tism

(in-flam'ă-tōr-ē rū'mă-tizm)
Rheumatoid arthritis or other cause of joint inflammation.

inflammatory rheumatism

An old term for any form of arthritis in which there is significant joint inflammation, e.g., gouty, infectious, or rheumatoid arthritis.
See also: rheumatism