Spondylitis

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Spondylitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1217 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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Allicin attenuates inflammation and suppresses HLA-B27 protein expression in ankylosing spondylitis mice.
 

Author(s): Xin Gu, Haishan Wu, Peiliang Fu

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():171573.

 

Here we aimed to determine the therapeutic effect of allicin on ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and explore the mechanism(s) of action. AS mouse model was constructed by transferring the HLA-B2704 gene into Kunming mice and verified by RT-PCR and CT imaging. Verified AS mice were randomly ...

Last Updated: 10 Dec 2013

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 85 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Ankylosing spondylitis: an update.
 

Author(s): Vera Golder, Lionel Schachna

Journal: Aust Fam Physician. 2013 Nov;42(11):780-4.

 

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) affects one in 200 individuals and is usually diagnosed many years after onset of symptoms. Chronic back pain is common and recognition of early disease requires clinical experience and a high index of suspicion. Further, inflammatory markers are not invariably ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2013

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Variables related to work productivity loss in patients with ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Renata Frauendorf, Marcelo de Medeiros Pinheiro, Rozana Mesquita Ciconelli

Journal: Rev Bras Reumatol. ;53(3):303-9.

 

The work productivity loss due to ankylosing spondylitis (AS) has become subject of interest because of its socioeconomic impact. In addition to physical limitations, other variables seem to affect the productivity of those patients, who often withdraw early from the labor force. ...

Last Updated: 20 Sep 2013

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 12 Aug 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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