Ankylosing Spondylitis and Diet

Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is a type of arthritis that falls under the Spondyloarthritis group of diseases. Male between age group of 20-30 years are commonly affected by AS. The symptoms include lower back pain with early morning stiffness, most of the patients have spine involvemen
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Every back pain is important…

Back pain is one of the commonest symptom for which patient is seen in the outpatient department. But remember majority of back pains are mechanical, which do not require intervention. They require rest and exercises. How ever there are some serious causes of back pain. Spondyloar
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Ankylosing Spondylitis – FAQ

Q-1. What is Ankylosing Spondylitis and what are the symptoms of this disease? Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) and other related spondyloarthritis are a group of arthritis that mainly affects the back and joints of lower limbs like knees and Ankle. Typical symptoms of AS
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Uric acid and joint problem Gout

There is lack of awareness and many myths regarding uric acid and joint problems. This article is looking forward to increase awareness regarding this topic. What problems uric acid can cause? The joint problem related to high blood uric acid level is called "Go
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What is Arthritis?

The word 'Arthritis' literal means pain and swelling in one joint or more than one joint. It is one of most common cause of disability worldwide. There can be more than 100 diseases which can be presented as arthritis. The most common includes: Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoi
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The red flags in rheumatology: connective tissue diseases and vasculitides

The word 'rheumatism' is well known to most people. They understand it has something to do with joints. The knowledge we need to add here for them is that there is an interaction of the immune system with the joints in a way that result in these disorders. People need to understand th
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Treatment of ankylosing spondylitis – an Article by Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences

Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic, inflammatory, rheumatic disease that can reduce the quality of life and increase the risk of disability and mortality. It also causes direct and indirect economic losses due to health expenses and as a result of work
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Audiovestibular Manifestations in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis – A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disease. The disease primarily affects the axial skeleton and its cause is unknown; it is known to affect up to 1% of the population. The onset is usually in the 30s and affects men three ti
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