Spondylitis

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Spondylitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1645 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ankylosing Spondylitis and Axial Spondyloarthritis.
 

Author(s): Christopher Semsarian, Richard D Bagnall, Joel D Taurog, Avneesh Chhabra, Robert A Colbert

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 09;375(13):1303.

 

Last Updated: 29 Sep 2016

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Spinal Cord Injury-an Unusual Presentation for Advanced Asymptomatic Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Khalil Ahmad, Sumeera Matee, Saeed Bin Ayaz, Hussain Rashid Ihsan

Journal: Acta Neurol Taiwan. 2015 Sep;24(3)():102-5.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis affects the axial skeleton over many years, predisposing to osteoporosis and subsequent fractures. However, very rarely, it can be incidentally discovered in spinal cord injury cases.

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2016

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A case of essential thrombocythemia and ankylosing spondylitis treated with a combination of anagrelide, disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs, and etanercept.
 

Author(s): Vanja Zeremski, Aleksandar Savić, Tatjana Ilić, Ivana Milosević, Marina Maksimović, Biljana Vucković

Journal: Srp Arh Celok Lek. ;144(1-2):81-4.

 

A high platelet count, or thrombocytosis, is either a reactive process or a result of a myeloproliferative disorder. Ankylosing spondylitis is a chronic inflammatory rheumatic disease affecting the spine and sometimes peripheral joints in which reactive mild to moderate thrombocytosis ...

Last Updated: 9 Jun 2016

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 127 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Do Anti-TNF Blockers Increase the Risk of Lung Involvement in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis or Psoriatic Arthritis? A Systematic Review.
 

Author(s): Fabiola Atzeni, Elisabetta Grillo, Ignazio F Masala, Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini, Gareth T Jones

Journal: Isr. Med. Assoc. J.. ;18(3-4):154-5.

 

Lung involvement is a well-recognized extra-articular manifestation of ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Anecdotal reports suggest that the use of anti-TNF drugs may be related to lung disease and pulmonary fibrosis. To examine the association between anti-TNF drugs and the development ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2016

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The Role of MicroRNAS in Ankylosing Spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Zheng Li, Sunny H Wong, Jianxiong Shen, Matthew T V Chan, William Ka Kei Wu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Apr;95(14):e3325.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a common and genetically heterozygous inflammatory rheumatic disease characterized by new bone formation, ankylosis and inflammation of hip, sacroiliac joints and spine. Until now, there is no method for early diagnosis of AS and the effective treatment ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2016

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Comparative Effectiveness of Biologic Therapy Regimens for Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Systematic Review and a Network Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Chao Chen, XiaoLin Zhang, Lu Xiao, XueSong Zhang, XinLong Ma

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Mar;95(11):e3060.

 

To establish the comparative effectiveness of all available biologic therapy regimens for ankylosing spondylitis, we performed a systematic review and a Bayesian network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. PubMed, Medline, Embase, Cochrane library, and ClinicalTrials.gov ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2016

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Study of Efficacy and Safety of Secukinumab in Japanese Patients With Active Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 20 Apr 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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Physical Training Program in Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2015

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