polyarthritis


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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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While one study suggests that high doses of supplemental vitamin C makes osteoarthritis, a type of degenerative arthritis that occurs with aging, worse in laboratory animals, another indicates that vitamin C-rich foods, such as papaya, provide humans with protection against inflammatory polyarthritis, a form of rheumatoid arthritis involving two or more joints.
The later usually present clinically in two subsets; intermittent mono-oligoarthritis (IMO) and symmetrical polyarthritis (SP).
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Summary: New Delhi [India], June 26 (ANI): Chikungunya, the bone breaking fever, being one of the reasons for polyarthritis , may become a rampant disorder.
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