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What is ankylosing spondylitis?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: No known cause

Ankylosing spondylitis has no known specific cause, though genetic factors seem to be involved.
In particular, people who have a gene called hla-b27 are at significantly increased risk of developing ankylosing spondylitis.

In brief: No known cause

Ankylosing spondylitis has no known specific cause, though genetic factors seem to be involved.
In particular, people who have a gene called hla-b27 are at significantly increased risk of developing ankylosing spondylitis.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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