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polyarthritis

(ˌpɒlɪɑːθˈraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol arthritis affecting several joints. See also arthritis
Translations

pol·y·ar·thri·tis

n. poliartritis, infl. de varias articulaciones.
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Objective: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and psoriasis arthritis (PSA) are destructive polyarthritic diseases having high incidence rates worldwide of about 1,5% and 0,5% respectively.
However, the most prominent and long-lasting polyarthritic symptoms occur in patients infected by alphaviruses (family Togaviridae).
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic, progressive autoimmune disease that is characterized primarily by symmetric, polyarthritic, erosive synovial inflammation that can lead to long-term joint damage, chronic pain, loss of function and disability.