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Artritis

Salud y enfermedad I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 7/5/2014
Word: Artritis
(ar-TRI-tis) Sustantivo femenino.
English: Arthritis
Etymology: (Del lat. arthritis, y este del gr. ?????t??, der. de ?????? 'articulación').
Meaning: 1. f. Med. Inflamación de las articulaciones.
Topic:Salud y enfermedad I
Example:

El doctor Christian Barnard fue diagnosticado con artritis reumatoide a los 34 años y el avance de la rigidez de sus manos lo obligó a retirarse de su carrera quirúrgica en 1983.http://artritisreumatoid.wordpress.com/tag/christian-barnard/

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