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What is ankylosis spondylities?

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Dr. Douglas Mund
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: A form of arthritis

Ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory disease of the spine .
It is usually seen in younger persons and more commonly in med most commonly see early morning stiffness of at least 30-60 minutes that improves with activity. Nay also see other areas of arthritis rash inflammation in the eye and other symptoms. There is a strong association with a genetic factor called hl-a b27. See a rheumatologis.

In brief: A form of arthritis

Ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory disease of the spine .
It is usually seen in younger persons and more commonly in med most commonly see early morning stiffness of at least 30-60 minutes that improves with activity. Nay also see other areas of arthritis rash inflammation in the eye and other symptoms. There is a strong association with a genetic factor called hl-a b27. See a rheumatologis.
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

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This is a disease characterized by inflammation of the sacroiliac joints and the ligamentous insertions are the spine.
It also can have other clinical issues including eye inflammation. It is often associated with other diseases such as psoriasis and inflammatory bowel disease. It is also usually associated with a specific gene, the hla-b27.

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This is a disease characterized by inflammation of the sacroiliac joints and the ligamentous insertions are the spine.
It also can have other clinical issues including eye inflammation. It is often associated with other diseases such as psoriasis and inflammatory bowel disease. It is also usually associated with a specific gene, the hla-b27.
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