polyarthritis rheumatica acuta

[ rōō-mătĭ-kə ə-kyōōtə ]

n.

Acute articular or inflammatory rheumatism, associated with rheumatic fever.

Nearby words

  1. polyarchy,
  2. polyarteritis,
  3. polyarteritis nodosa,
  4. polyarthric,
  5. polyarthritis,
  6. polyarticular,
  7. polyatomic,
  8. polyaxial joint,
  9. polybasic,
  10. polybasic acid


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