Spondylitis

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Spondylitis

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1480 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Role and Function of A2A and A₃ Adenosine Receptors in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
 

Author(s): Annalisa Ravani, Fabrizio Vincenzi, Alessandra Bortoluzzi, Melissa Padovan, Silvia Pasquini, Stefania Gessi, Stefania Merighi, Pier Andrea Borea, Marcello Govoni, Katia Varani

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and psoriatic arthritis (PsA) are chronic inflammatory rheumatic diseases that affect joints, causing debilitating pain and disability. Adenosine receptors (ARs) play a key role in the mechanism of inflammation, and the activation ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2017

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Application of Intraoperative CT-Guided Navigation in Simultaneous Minimally Invasive Anterior and Posterior Surgery for Infectious Spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Meng-Huang Wu, Navneet Kumar Dubey, Ching-Yu Lee, Yen-Yao Li, Chin-Chang Cheng, Chung-Sheng Shi, Tsung-Jen Huang

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():2302395.

 

This study was aimed at evaluating the safety and efficacy of using intraoperative computed tomography- (iCT-) guided navigation in simultaneous minimally invasive anterior and posterior surgery for infectious spondylitis. Nine patients with infectious spondylitis were enrolled in ...

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2017

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Correlations of CYP2C9*3/CYP2D6*10/CYP3A5*3 gene polymorphisms with efficacy of etanercept treatment for patients with ankylosing spondylitis: A case-control study.
 

Author(s): Yuan-Yuan Chen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Mar;96(9):e5993.

 

The tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-α) inhibitor etanercept has been proven to be effective in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis (AS), while genetic polymorphism may affect drug metabolism or drug receptor, resulting in interindividual variability in drug disposition and efficacy. ...

Last Updated: 1 Mar 2017

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 112 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Role of HLA-B27 in the pathogenesis of ankylosing spondylitis (Review).
 

Author(s): Bin Chen, Jia Li, Chongru He, Dahe Li, Wenwen Tong, Yuming Zou, Weidong Xu

Journal: Mol Med Rep. 2017 Apr;15(4):1943-1951.

 

The study of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) has made significant progress over the last decade. Genome-wide association studies have identified and further substantiated the role of susceptibility genes outside the major histocompatibility complex locus. However, human leukocyte antigen ...

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2017

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Progression rate of ankylosing spondylitis in patients with undifferentiated spondyloarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Qing Xia, Dazhi Fan, Xiao Yang, Xiaona Li, Xu Zhang, Mengmeng Wang, Shengqian Xu, Faming Pan

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Jan;96(4):e5960.

 

The idea that undifferentiated spondyloarthritis (uSpA) represents the early undifferentiated stage of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and other well-defined SpA subtypes is well known. The gist of this study is to assess the rate estimate of patients with uSpA evolved to AS during long-term follow-up.

Last Updated: 25 Jan 2017

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A Possible Role of Intestinal Microbiota in the Pathogenesis of Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Lianjun Yang, Liping Wang, Xin Wang, Cory J Xian, Hai Lu

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Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disease primarily affecting the sacroiliac joints and the spine, for which the pathogenesis is thought to be a result of the combination of host genetic factors and environmental triggers. However, the precise factors that determine ...

Last Updated: 21 Dec 2016

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Application of DCE-MRI in the Diagnosis of Brucellar Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brucella Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2016

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Last Updated: 4 May 2017

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Physical Training Program in Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 21 Feb 2017

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