ankylosing spondylitis


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ankylosing spondylitis

[′aŋ·kə‚lōz·iŋ ‚spän·də′līd·əs]
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It was a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, active and placebo-controlled 16-week study followed by long-term evaluation of efficacy and safety of ixekizumab in biologic disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug-naive patients with as Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 31 ( ANI ): Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), a condition often misunderstood as back pain, is not an age-related disease.
Spondyloarthropathies (SpA) are a group of related but phenotypically distinct disorders that encompass psoriatic arthritis, reactive arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, arthritis related to inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS)1.
Therefore, in this study, we aimed to evaluate muscle performance by using isokinetic dynamometer before and at third month of anti-TNF-[alpha] treatment in ankylosing spondylitis patients.
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disease that mainly affects the spine, causing lower back pain, and presents as a persistent alternation of active and inactive stages.
Cosentyx is the first and only IL-17A inhibitor approved for psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis and has been prescribed to more than 100,000 patients since launch.
We report herein an extremely rare case of ankylosing spondylitis with atrophy in the quadriceps to the extent of causing pathological muscle rupture.
Recurrence risk modelling of the genetic susceptibility to ankylosing spondylitis.
The patients were divided into subgroups according to the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI), as active AS (BASDAI [greater than or equal to] 4) or inactive AS (BASDAI < 4).
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development for Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease), complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Methods: This is a retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data of patients with a diagnosis of Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), based on Modified New York criteria.
Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), family of Spondyloarthritides (SpAs), is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting the axial skeleton, the entheses and occasionally the peripheral joints.