What does rheumatology mean?

Definitions for rheumatology
ˌru məˈtɒl ə dʒirheuma·tol·o·gy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rheumatology(noun)

    the branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of pathologies of the muscles or tendons or joints

Wiktionary

  1. rheumatology(Noun)

    The branch of medicine specializing in arthritis and other ailments of the joints.

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  1. Rheumatology

    Rheumatology is a sub-specialty in internal medicine and pediatrics, devoted to diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. Clinicians who specialize in rheumatology are called Rheumatologists. Rheumatologists deal mainly with clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, vasculitis, and heritable connective tissue disorders. Many of these diseases are now known to be disorders of the immune system, and rheumatology is increasingly the study of immunology.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Rheumatology

    A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of inflammatory or degenerative processes and metabolic derangement of connective tissue structures which pertain to a variety of musculoskeletal disorders, such as arthritis.

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How to say rheumatology in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rheumatology in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rheumatology in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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