ankylosing spondylitis

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ankylosing spondylitis

[′aŋ·kə‚lōz·iŋ ‚spän·də′līd·əs]
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6% of ankylosing spondylitis patients in the 2003-2008 cohort were on narcotics, compared with 19.
There were no significant differences between mutation carriers and non-carriers with regard to age, gender, duration of disease, acute phase reactant levels, BASDAI, BASFI and Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrological Index scores, Maastricht Ankylosing Spondylitis Enthesitis Score, and modified Stoke Ankylosing Spondylitis Spine Score.
early collection of the safety and efficacy data on HUMIRA and necessary measures for its proper use, which were submitted to the MHLW in an interim report of the all-case surveillance in 127 patients with ankylosing spondylitis.
Key clinical point: Patients with ankylosing spondylitis who use opiates are far more likely to self-report depression than are those who do not use opiates, with declining use of opiates in those on antidepressants or anxiolytics.
Mr Isherwood said: "I was pleased to welcome NASS to the Senedd, as we all have an important role to play to raise awareness of ankylosing spondylitis.
He said ahead of the challenge: "My treatment in recent years by the NHS has been excellent, but in my teens and 20s the lack of awareness of ankylosing spondylitis - including by GPs - led to late diagnosis and inappropriate treatments.
1) Associated diseases include: ulcerative colitis, iritis and aortic insufficiency Prognosis depends on age at first presentation, as well as the radiological grade, as defined by either the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Radiology Index (BASRI) - for cervical and lumbar spine and hips - or the Modified New York Criteria for the Extent of Sacro-iliitis, with lumbar and bilateral sacro-iliac joint involvement being marked in the early years of the disease.
Ankylosing spondylitis is a disease which usually strikes young people between the ages of 15 and 30 and has over 200,000 sufferers in the UK - nearly 5,000 of those in Wales.