The term polyarthritis is used when many joints are affected. Arthritis may be caused by bacteria (infective arthritis), rheumatoid arthritis, gout and pseudogout, osteoatrhtitus The term pleural effusion is used to describe a non-purulent serous effusion which sometimes forms in pneumonia, tuberculosis, malignante disease etc
Empyema is used to describe a purulent pleural effusion when pus is found in the pleural space. Peritonitis means inflammation of the peritoneum, which is the serous membrane that lines the peritoneal cavity. Ascites refers to the accumulation of fluid in the pentional cary causing abdominal swelling.
Synovitis means inflammation of the synovial membrane
(living of a joint capsule). It bacteria,rheumatic disorder or injury. Inflammation of a joint is called arthritis. can
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