- a specialist in rheumatology, especially a physician who specializes in the treatment of rheumatic diseases, as arthritis, lupus erythematosus, and scleroderma.
Origin of rheumatologist
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- A specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic disorders.
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