inflammatory rheumatism


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in·flam·ma·to·ry rheu·ma·tism

rheumatoid arthritis or other cause of joint inflammation.
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in·flam·ma·to·ry rheu·ma·tism

(in-flam'ă-tōr-ē rū'mă-tizm)
Rheumatoid arthritis or other cause of joint inflammation.
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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
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References in periodicals archive ?
Paniz-Mondolfi, "How many patients with post-chikungunya chronic inflammatory rheumatism can we expect in the new endemic areas of Latin America?" Rheumatology International, vol.
Although the proportion of patients with chronic disease has decreased, post-chikungunya chronic inflammatory rheumatism, mostly rheumatoid arthritis, develops in [approximately equal to] 5% of these patients (8).
The most frequently treated MSS pathologies are: chronic inflammatory rheumatism, degenerative processes, para-articular problems, metabolic, psychogenic, and posttraumatic after effects and postoperative neuralgia.

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