Definición de Reiter's syndrome en inglés:

Reiter's syndrome

Silabificación: Rei·ter's syn·drome
Pronunciación: /ˈrīdərz ˌsinˌdrōm
 
/
(also Reiter's disease)

sustantivo

A medical condition typically affecting young men, characterized by arthritis, conjunctivitis, and urethritis, and caused by an unknown pathogen, possibly a chlamydia.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Immunologic diseases such as Reiter's syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis and rheumatic fever can also cause knee effusion.
  • There is an association of Reiter's disease with HIV infection, and arthritis may be present before symptoms or signs related to the HIV infection appear.
  • Sclerotic changes are also noted, but ankylosis or erosions do not usually develop as they do in spondyloarthropathies such as ankylosing spondylitis, psoriasis or Reiter's syndrome.

Origen

1920s: named after Hans Reiter (1881–1969), German bacteriologist.

Definición de Reiter's syndrome en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día oleaginous
Pronunciación: ˌəʊlɪˈadʒɪnəs
adjective
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily