Arthritis synonyms

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(Medicine) Any of several diseases of a joint
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A particular destructive process in an organ or organism, with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms; specif., an illness; ailment
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Acute or chronic inflammation of one or more joints, usually accompanied by pain and stiffness, resulting from infection, trauma, degenerative changes, autoimmune disease, or other causes.
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(Pathology) A form of arthritis, affecting mainly older people, caused by chronic degeneration of the cartilage and synovial membrane of the joints, leading to pain and stiffness.
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(Pathology) A chronic and progressive disease in which the immune system attacks the joints. It is characterised by pain, inflammation and swelling of the joints, stiffness, weakness, loss of mobility and deformity. Tissues throughout the body can be affected, including the skin, blood vessels, heart, lungs, and muscles.
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A hereditary form of recurrent, acute arthritis with swelling and severe pain, characterized by an excess of uric acid in the blood and deposits of uric acid salts, usually in the joints of the feet and hands, esp. in the big toe
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Inflammation of the vermiform appendix: usually, the infected appendix must be surgically removed
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Find another word for arthritis. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for arthritis, like: inflammation of a joint, arthropathy, disease, osteoarthritis rheumatoid arthritis, collagen disease, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid-arthritis, gout and appendicitis.