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How to detect if one is suffering from spondilitis?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Many things!: Visible inflammation, synovitis or dactylitis; an elevated crp; a positive family history; genetic testing for the appropriate hla types. Do you have sacroilac or lumbar spine pain; have you had iritis or uveitis? Then put it all together.

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