1. 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
  2. psoriatic arthritis a form of rheumatoid arthritis usually affecting fingers and toes and associated with psoriasis
  3. urarthritis 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
  4. osteoarthritis chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints
  5. chronic gastritis persistent gastritis can be a symptom of a gastric ulcer or pernicious anemia or stomach cancer or other disorders
  6. Jatropha curcus small tropical American tree yielding purple dye and a tanning extract and bearing physic nuts containing a purgative oil that is poisonous in large quantities
  7. 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
  8. arthritis inflammation of a joint or joints
  9. periarteritis inflammation of the outer coat of an artery
  10. graphic artist an artist who designs and makes prints
  11. atrium cordis the upper chamber of each half of the heart
  12. nonspecific urethritis inflammation of the urethra of unknown cause
  13. Takayasu's arteritis disorder characterized by the absence of a pulse in both arms and in the carotid arteries
  14. acute gastritis gastritis caused by ingesting an irritant
  15. spondylarthritis arthritis that affects one or more of the intervertebral joints in the spine
  16. hydrarthrosis inflammation and swelling of a movable joint because of excess synovial fluid
  17. urethritis inflammation of the urethra; results in painful urination
  18. Jatropha urens a stinging herb of tropical America
  19. endarteritis inflammation of the inner lining of an artery
  20. arteritis inflammation of an artery