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rheu'matoid arthri'tis



Pathol.
a chronic autoimmune disease characterized by inflammation of the joints, frequently accompanied by marked deformities, and ordinarily associated with manifestations of a general, or systemic, affliction.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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