Definition of Rheumatic. Meaning of Rheumatic. Synonyms of Rheumatic

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Definition of Rheumatic

Rheumatic
Rheumatic Rheu*mat"ic, a. [Gr. ??? subject to a discharge or flux: cf. L. rheumaticus, F. rhumatique. See Rheum, Rheumatism.] 1. Derived from, or having the character of, rheum; rheumic. [Obs.] 2. (Med.) Of or pertaining to rheumatism; as, rheumatic pains or affections; affected with rheumatism; as, a rheumatic old man; causing rheumatism; as, a rheumatic day. That rheumatic diseases do abound. --Shak.
Rheumatic
Rheumatic Rheu*mat"ic, n. One affected with rheumatism.

Meaning of Rheumatic from wikipedia

- current) is a branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. Physicians who have undergone formal training in rheumatology...
- Rheumatic fever (RF) is an inflammatory disease that can involve the heart, joints, skin, and brain. The disease typically develops two to four w****s...
- Rheumatism or rheumatic disorders are conditions causing chronic, often intermittent pain affecting the joints or connective tissue. Rheumatism does not...
- have an active and prominent role in these pathogenic processes of the rheumatic joints. RA typically manifests with signs of inflammation, with the affected...
- Streptococcus. It is reported to occur in 20–30% of people with acute rheumatic fever and is one of the major criteria for it, although it sometimes occurs...
- all cases of sudden death) Fever (especially when infectious, e.g., in rheumatic fever) Symptoms in young children tend to be more nonspecific, with generalized...
- abnormalities or specific disease or physiologic processes including rheumatic heart disease and pregnancy. Anatomically, the valves are part of the...
- Long-term complications as a result of scarlet fever include kidney disease, rheumatic heart disease, and arthritis. In the early 20th century, before antibiotics...
- common in late winter and early spring. Potential complications include rheumatic fever and peritonsillar abscess. The typical signs and symptoms of streptococcal...
- upper portion of the lung. Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a systemic rheumatic disease, meaning it affects the entire body. 1–2% of individuals with...