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rheumatism US English

Any disease marked by inflammation and pain in the joints, muscles, or fibrous tissue, especially rheumatoid arthritis

rheumatism root US English

Any of several plants having a root formerly used as a treatment for rheumatism; specifically the twin-leaf, Jeffersonia diphylla, and the wild yam, Dioscorea villosa.

rheumatism weed US English

Any of several plants belonging to or formerly included in the genus Pyrola (family Ericaceae) and used in the treatment of rheumatism; especially the pipsissewa, Chimaphila umbellata.

muscular rheumatism US English

Aching pain in the muscles and joints