ankylosing spondylitis

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Synonyms for ankylosing spondylitis

a chronic form of spondylitis primarily in males and marked by impaired mobility of the spine

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The product indicated a statistically significant improvement in the signs and symptoms of Ankylosing Spondylitis, as measured by the proportion of patients who achieved Assessment of Spondyloarthritis International Society 40 (ASAS40) response at 16 weeks, when compared to placebo.
Ankylosing Spondylitis is an inflammatory condition that affects the joints of the spine, reducing its flexibility, damaging the posture and posing the risk of loss of mobility.
Sacroiliitis and spondylitis with sternoclavicular hyperostosis: SAPHO or an ankylosing spondylitis variant?
Keywords: Stress test, Patellofemoral pain syndrome, Ankylosing spondylitis, Case report.
Osteopontin might be involved in bone remodeling rather than in inflammation in ankylosing spondylitis.
The BASDAI was used to evaluate clinical disease activity, while the Bath Ankylosing Spondylitis Functional Index (BASFI) was used to determine disease-related functional insufficiency [30,31].
The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease)
Out of these, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) was diagnosed in 32 (5.
6,7) Only a few reports, however, concerning the use of cementless THA in ankylosing spondylitis has been published.
USPRwire, Mon Dec 14 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease) - Pipeline Review, H2 2015', provides an overview of the Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bekhterev's Disease)'s therapeutic pipeline.
DENVER -- Even as prescribing of tumor necrosis factor inhibitors for patients with ankylosing spondylitis climbed in the last half-dozen years, patients' use of prescription narcotics increased as well.
Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic inflammatory disease that predominantly affects the dorsal column, the inflammatory process starting frequently at the level of sacroiliac joints and progressing upwardly.
8 mL (adalimumab; [genetical recombination], "HUMIRA"), a fully human anti-TNF-alpha monoclonal antibody formulation, has been lifted for use in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.