ankylosing spondylitis


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ankylosing spondylitis

[′aŋ·kə‚lōz·iŋ ‚spän·də′līd·əs]
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'Ankylosing spondylitis is a challenging disease that can cause severe back pain and if left untreated, can significantly impact patient mobility,' said Rebecca Morison, vice president, U.S.
Cardiovascular profile in ankylosing spondylitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Novartis Healthcare Philippines teamed up with the Philippine Rheumatology Association and patient group Ankylosing Spondylitis Association of the Philippines, and held several activities last week to celebrate World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day 2019.
The genetic basis of ankylosing spondylitis: new insights into disease pathogenesis.
It has shown to be effective in psoriasis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and it is approved for this indication in Pakistan.
The use of vitamin D supplementation is vital for its role in autoimmunity, showing effectiveness in decreasing the risk of developing an autoimmune condition, such as ankylosing spondylitis. Vitamin D is shown to play a protective role in AS, signifying that without vitamin D, there can be permanent alterations of intestinal microbiota, causing inflammation.
New Delhi, [India] Nov 23 ( ANI ): Young adults in their late twenties and early thirties are experiencing a chronic condition called Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS).
KEYWORDS: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Vitamin D, Bone bineral density, Disease activity.
Clinical manifestations such as uveitis, aphthae, arthritis, enthesitis and clinical indices such as Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index (BASFI), Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Metrologie Index (BASMI), Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Index (BASDAI), and Ankylosing Spondylitis Quality of Life (ASQOL) were evaluated.
Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) - Serious, Invisible and Insidious Disease Prevalent Among Young Population in Pakistan
Summary: Persistent back pain with stiffness in the morning can be because of ankylosing spondylitis, says doctor
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic, progressive inflammatory rheumatic disease that affects the axial skeleton causing characteristic back pain, structural and functional impairment, and decrease in the quality of life [1].