Inflammatory rheumatism

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Related to Inflammatory rheumatism: articular rheumatism
(Med.) acute rheumatism attended with fever, and attacking usually the larger joints, which become swollen, hot, and very painful.

See also: Rheumatism

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However, a certain proportion of patients later present with sub-chronic and chronic signs and symptoms, such as chronic inflammatory rheumatism with incapacitating and recurring episodes of polyarthritis and polyarthralgia (5, 6).
Disease modifying treatment for inflammatory rheumatism in sub Saharan Africa: outcome at 6 months of 205 senegalese patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Chronic stage is characterized by chronic rheumatic manifestations (6,7), particularly the so-called post-chikungunya chronic inflammatory rheumatism (pCHIK-CIR) (6, 7).