rheumatoid spondylitis

rheumatoid spondylitis n ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS

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rhizomelic spondylitis ankylosing s.

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  • ankylosing spondylitis — noun a chronic form of spondylitis primarily in males and marked by impaired mobility of the spine; sometimes leads to ankylosis • Syn: ↑Marie Strumpell disease, ↑rheumatoid spondylitis • Hypernyms: ↑spondylitis, ↑autoimmune disease, ↑autoimmune… …   Useful english dictionary

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