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ankylosing spondylitis

[′aŋ·kə‚lōz·iŋ ‚spän·də′līd·əs]
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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.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Dec 31 ( ANI ): Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), a condition often misunderstood as back pain, is not an age-related disease.
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.
KEY WORDS: Valsalva Maneuver; Tilt-Table Test; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Autonomic Nervous System
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.
These data reconfirm that Cosentyx provides patients with long-lasting relief from the symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis, as well as now demonstrating rapid pain relief from psoriatic arthritis", said Vas Narasimhan, Global Head of Drug Development and Chief Medical Officer, Novartis.
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.