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Felty syndrome

noun Fel·ty syndrome \ˈfel-tē-\

Medical Definition of Felty syndrome

  1. :  a condition characterized by rheumatoid arthritis, neutropenia, and splenomegaly and often by weight loss, anemia, lymphadenopathy, and pigment spots on the skin



Biographical Note for felty syndrome

Felty

,

Augustus Roi

(1895–1964), American physician. Felty described the syndrome that bears his name in 1924 based on five cases including one of his own.

Variants of felty syndrome

or

Felty's syndrome


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