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Disease Rheumatic Nodule

Name Rheumatic Nodule
Synonyms Aschoff Bodies | Bodies, Aschoff | Nodule, Rheumatic | Nodules, Rheumatic | Rheumatic Nodules
Definition A small round or oval, mostly subcutaneous nodule made up chiefly of a mass of Aschoff bodies and seen in cases of rheumatic fever. It is differentiated from the RHEUMATOID NODULE which appears in rheumatoid arthritis, most frequently over bony prominences. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D012215

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Arthritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rheumatic Fever Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rheumatic Nodule
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rheumatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Rheumatic Fever Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rheumatic Nodule

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