Spondylitis

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Spondylitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 1581 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Comparison of Sagittal Spinopelvic Alignment in Patients With Ankylosing Spondylitis and Thoracolumbar Fracture.
 

Author(s): Tao Pan, Bang-Ping Qian, Yong Qiu

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Jan;95(4):e2585.

 

This article is a comparative study. The aim of the study is to investigate the difference of sagittal alignment of the pelvis and spine between patients with thoracolumbar kyphosis secondary to ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and thoracolumbar fracture, and to evaluate the role of sacropelvic ...

Last Updated: 30 Jan 2016

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[Clinical analysis of 31 ankylosing spondylitis patients with malignancies].
 

Author(s): Lan Gao, Yong Fan, Zhuo-li Zhang

Journal: Beijing Da Xue Xue Bao. 2015 Dec;47(6):962-5.

 

To investigate the clinical features of patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) and malignancies.

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2015

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The terms "Spondylitis" returned 117 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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Concurrent Intervention With Exercises and Stabilized Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor Therapy Reduced the Disease Activity in Patients With Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Hui Liang, Wen-Rong Li, Hua Zhang, Xu Tian, Wei Wei, Chun-Mei Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Dec;94(50):e2254.

 

Since the use of tumor necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitor therapy is becoming wider, the effects of concurrent intervention with exercises and stabilized TNF inhibitors therapy in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) are different. The study aimed to objectively evaluate whether ...

Last Updated: 19 Dec 2015

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Endoplasmic reticulum aminopeptidases in the pathogenesis of ankylosing spondylitis.
 

Author(s): Tony J Kenna, Philip C Robinson, Nigil Haroon

Journal: Rheumatology (Oxford). 2015 Sep;54(9):1549-56.

 

There has been significant progress in our understanding of the pathogenesis of AS. The advent of genome-wide association studies has increased the known loci associated with AS to more than 40. The endoplasmic reticulum resident aminopeptidases (ERAP) 1 and 2 were identified in this ...

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2015

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Progression of Spinal Fusion in Ankylosing Spondylitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Spondylitis, Ankylosing

 

Last Updated: 20 May 2016

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European Ankylosing Spondylitis Infliximab Cohort (EASIC) Follow up Registration Study
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Ankylosing Spondylitis

 

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2011

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