nodose rheumatism

no·dose rheu·ma·tism

1. Synonym(s): rheumatoid arthritis
2. an acute or subacute articular rheumatism, accompanied by the formation of nodules on the tendons, ligaments, and periosteum in the neighborhood of the affected joints.
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nodose rheumatism

An obsolete term for any arthropathy accompanied by periarticular nodule formation, including:
(1) Rheumatoid arthritis;
(2) Osteoarthritis, degenerative joint;
(3) Gout.
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no·dose rheu·ma·tism

(nō'dōs rū'mă-tizm)
1. Synonym(s): rheumatoid arthritis.
2. An acute or subacute articular rheumatism, accompanied by the formation of nodules on the tendons, ligaments, and periosteum in the neighborhood of the affected joints.
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