spondyloarthropathy

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spondyloarthropathy

[‚spän·də·lō·är′thräp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Any of a group of arthritis disorders characterized by involvement of the axial (central) skeleton and association with the histocompatibility system.
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Reactive arthritis (ReA), a seronegative spondyloarthropathy that is believed to be partially autoimmune and triggered by the presence of a bacterial infection, is rare.
Profile of HLA-B27-related 'unclassifiable' seronegative spondyloarthropathy in females and its comparison with the profile in males.