acute arthritis


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acute arthritis

[ə′kyüt ärth′rīd·əs]
(medicine)
A severe joint inflammation with a short course.
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Eguchi, "Clopidogrel-associated acute arthritis," Rheumatology International, vol.
Sarker et al (12) have established that lymphatic filariasis manifested acute arthritis which has been treated with oral diethyalcarbamazine citrate (DEC) (150 mg/day) for three weeks, showed complete resolution of arthritis.
Virgin coconut oil, prepared using the wet-milling method and heat, can cure acute arthritis, said researchers in India.
The therapeutic approach to patients is focused on the treatment of acute arthritis and the infection.
The musculoskeletal system was involved in 511 patients (72.48%): 262 out of 511 presented arthralgias or acute arthritis; they were 119 men and 143 women; 88 had a single episode whereas 174 suffered from several attacks.
Exclusion criteria Other causes for acute arthritis 2.
Classification of acute arthritis of primary gout is made using the 1977 (American College of Rheumatology) ACR criteria:
TWi Biotechnology, a fully owned subsidiary of TWi Pharmaceuticals Inc, has completed enrolment of patients with acute arthritis of primary gout and elevated serum uric acid in AC-201 phase II trial for gout flare prophylaxis during urate-lowering therapy, it was reported yesterday.
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis and acute arthritis management
Despite suffering from acute arthritis, Mrs Worroll was manhandled by carers and was once put to bed at 5.30pm.
McCoy became a grumpy old doc; Kirk got acute arthritis; Scottie got chronic fatigue and they all developed terrible plastic wrinkles and ill-fitting grey wigs.

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