Reiter's disease


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Noun1.Reiter's disease - an inflammatory syndrome (etiology unknown) predominantly in males; characterized by arthritis and conjunctivitis and urethritis
syndrome - a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
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It comes in the differential diagnosis of seronegative rheumatoid arthritis (RA), Reiter's disease, ankylosing spondylitis with enthesitis and inflammatory bowel disease associated arthritis.
The affidavit was filed by the Medical Superintendent of AIIMS in response to the notice issued by the Court on a petition moved by a casual labourer seeking free treatment for Reiter's disease which was costing ` 8 lakh.
Reiter's disease affects about 20% of HLA--B 27 positive cases after acute urogenital or enteric infections.