rheumatoid arthritis that begins before puberty, often preceded by such symptoms as fever, patchy rash, and weight loss.
juvenile rheumatoid arthritis n.
See juvenile arthritis.
- Juvenile xanthogranuloma
juvenile xanthogranuloma n. A skin condition characterized by single or multiple reddish to yellow papules caused by infiltration of the skin by histiocytes and Touton giant cells, usually found in young children. Also called nevoxanthoendothelioma.
[joo-vuh-nil-ee-uh, -nil-yuh] /ˌdʒu vəˈnɪl i ə, -ˈnɪl yə/ plural noun 1. works, especially writings, produced in one’s youth: His juvenilia were more successful than his mature writings. 2. literary or artistic productions suitable or designed for the young: publishers of juvenilia. /ˌdʒuːvɪˈnɪlɪə/ plural noun 1. works of art, literature, or music produced in youth or […]
[joo-vuh-nil-i-tee] /ˌdʒu vəˈnɪl ɪ ti/ noun, plural juvenilities. 1. state, character, or manner. 2. juvenilities, youthful qualities or acts. 3. an instance of being . /ˌdʒuːvɪˈnɪlɪtɪ/ noun (pl) -ties 1. the quality or condition of being juvenile, esp of being immature 2. (often pl) a juvenile act or manner 3. juveniles collectively n. 1620s, from […]
[joo-vuh-nl-ahyz] /ˈdʒu və nlˌaɪz/ verb (used with object), juvenilized, juvenilizing. 1. to make or immature: to juvenilize the classics for quick reading. 2. to make suitable for or more appealing to children.