Spondylitis

Common Name(s)

Spondylitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1211 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long-lasting unspecific intestinal inflammation in ankylosing spondylitis evolving into Crohn's disease.
 

Author(s): Antonio Tursi, Cosimo Damiano Inchingolo

Journal: J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2013 Dec;22(4):472-3.

 

Last Updated: 26 Dec 2013

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Transcriptome network analysis reveals potential candidate genes for ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Z-Q Zhu, J-S Tang, X-J Cao

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2013 Dec;17(23):3178-85.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic, inflammatory arthritis and autoimmune disease.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Cervical spondylitis and spinal abscess due to Actinomyces meyeri.
 

Author(s): Alexandre Duvignaud, Emmanuel Ribeiro, Daniel Moynet, Maïté Longy-Boursier, Denis Malvy

Journal: Braz J Infect Dis. ;18(1):106-9.

 

Human actinomycosis with involvement of the spine is a rare condition although it has been first described a long time ago. It is probably underrecognized since its clinical presentation is often misleading and accurate bacteriological diagnosis is challenging. We herein report a ...

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2014

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 81 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The link between ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn's disease, Klebsiella, and starch consumption.
 

Author(s): Taha Rashid, Clyde Wilson, Alan Ebringer

Journal: Clin. Dev. Immunol.. 2013 ;2013():872632.

 

Both ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and Crohn's disease (CD) are chronic and potentially disabling interrelated conditions, which have been included under the group of spondyloarthropathies. The results of a large number of studies support the idea that an enteropathic pathogen, Klebsiella ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2013

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Association between IL-1RN gene polymorphisms and susceptibility to ankylosing spondylitis: a large Human Genome Epidemiology review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): G X Jin, J Z Duan, W L Guo, L Li, S Q Cui, H Wang

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We made a Human Genome Epidemiology review and meta-analysis to examine a possible association between interleukin-1 receptor antagonist (IL-1RN) polymorphisms and susceptibility to ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Studies of IL-1RN polymorphisms and susceptibility to AS were found by ...

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2013

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Treating spondyloarthritis, including ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis, to target: recommendations of an international task force.
 

Author(s): Josef S Smolen, Jürgen Braun, Maxime Dougados, Paul Emery, Oliver Fitzgerald, Philip Helliwell, Arthur Kavanaugh, Tore K Kvien, Robert Landewé, Thomas Luger, Philip Mease, Ignazio Olivieri, John Reveille, Christopher Ritchlin, Martin Rudwaleit, Monika Schoels, Joachim Sieper, Martinus de Wit, Xenofon Baraliakos, Neil Betteridge, Ruben Burgos-Vargas, Eduardo Collantes-Estevez, Atul Deodhar, Dirk Elewaut, Laure Gossec, Merryn Jongkees, Mara Maccarone, Kurt Redlich, Filip van den Bosch, James Cheng-Chung Wei, Kevin Winthrop, Désirée van der Heijde

Journal: Ann. Rheum. Dis.. 2014 Jan;73(1):6-16.

 

Therapeutic targets have been defined for diseases like diabetes, hypertension or rheumatoid arthritis and adhering to them has improved outcomes. Such targets are just emerging for spondyloarthritis (SpA).

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Dose-Ranging Study Of Tofacitinib In Adults With Active Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2014

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Pilot Open Label Clinical Trial With Abatacept in Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2008

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