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Rheumatic Nodule Summary

Description: 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)

Also Known As: Bodies, Aschoff; Nodule, Rheumatic; Nodules, Rheumatic; Rheumatic Nodules; Aschoff Bodies

Networked: 14 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rheumatic Nodule

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Paraffin : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Methotrexate (Mexate) : 3 results : FDA 8 Generic
  3. C-Reactive Protein : 2 results : IBA
  4. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 2 results : IBA
  5. CD45 Antigens (CD45 Antigen) : 1 result : IBA
  6. von Willebrand Factor : 1 result : IBA
  7. Vimentin : 1 result : IBA
  8. Rheumatoid Factor : 1 result : IBA
  9. Nucleic Acids : 1 result : IBA
  10. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase) : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rheumatic Nodule

  1. Myocarditis (Carditis)
  2. Rheumatic Heart Disease (Rheumatic Heart Diseases)
  3. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  4. Plasma Cell Granuloma
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
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Key Therapies for Rheumatic Nodule

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