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Rheumatic Nodule

Introduction: Rheumatic Nodule

Description of Rheumatic Nodule

Rheumatic Nodule: 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).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Rheumatic Nodule

Source - MeSH 2007

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