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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HIV can cause several rheumatological manifestations, including an inflammatory polyarthritis mimicking RA.
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