1. acute gastritis gastritis caused by ingesting an irritant
  2. chronic gastritis persistent gastritis can be a symptom of a gastric ulcer or pernicious anemia or stomach cancer or other disorders
  3. acute glossitis glossitis resulting from injury or infection and characterized by swelling and pain
  4. altostratus a stratus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles
  5. acute pyelonephritis pyelonephritis resulting from the spread of a bladder infection
  6. Ictonyx striata ferret-sized muishond often tamed
  7. gastritis inflammation of the lining of the stomach
  8. achylia gastrica absence of gastric juices (partial or complete)
  9. arteria gastrica the arteries that supply the walls of the stomach
  10. gouty arthritis a painful inflammation of the big toe and foot caused by defects in uric acid metabolism resulting in deposits of the acid and its salts in the blood and joints
  11. osteoarthritis chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints
  12. atrophic arthritis a chronic autoimmune disease with inflammation of the joints and marked deformities; something (possibly a virus) triggers an attack on the synovium by the immune system, which releases cytokines that stimulate an inflammatory reaction that can lead to the destruction of all components of the joint
  13. necrotizing enteritis enteritis characterized by bloody diarrhea and severe abdominal pain
  14. endarteritis inflammation of the inner lining of an artery
  15. endometritis inflammation of the lining of the uterus
  16. genus Castoroides extinct beavers of the Pleistocene
  17. psoriatic arthritis a form of rheumatoid arthritis usually affecting fingers and toes and associated with psoriasis
  18. Astreus pteridis the largest earthstar
  19. costochondritis inflammation at the junction of a rib and its cartilage
  20. Tamias striatus small striped semiterrestrial eastern American squirrel with cheek pouches

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