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Medical Term:

nodose rheumatism

 

Definition: 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.

Synonym(s): rheumatoid arthritis

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