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rheum

 [ro̳m]
any watery or catarrhal discharge.

rheum

(rūm),
A mucous or watery discharge.
[G. rheuma, a flux]

rheum

(rldbomacm) any watery or catarrhal discharge.

rheum

(ro͞om)
n.
A watery or thin mucous discharge from the eyes or nose.

rheum′y adj.

rheum

[ro̅o̅m]
Etymology: Gk, rheuma, flow
a watery or mucous discharge from the skin or mucous membranes.

rheum

An obsolete term for any watery discharge.

rheum

(rūm)
A mucous or watery discharge.
[G. rheuma, a flux]

rheum

any watery or catarrhal discharge.
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E M Hay, E Thomas, S M Paterson, K Dziedzic, and P R Croft Ann Rheum Dis 2003; 62: 394-399 http://ard.
The plants used in the present study were botanically identified by comparison of their taxonomical features with authentic samples of Rheum rhaponticum L.
He also coauthored a meta-analysis of 17 other controlled trials of the same program, and found that self-management classes led to small reductions in pain and disability (Arthritis Rheum.
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