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Ankylosing Spondylitis: Review and Current Treatments

Journal: International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) (Vol.10, No. 3)

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Page : 301-307

Keywords : ankylosing spondylities; rheumatism; HLA-B27;

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Bamboo spine also known ankylosing spondylities (AS).most of medical experts said that on this medical condition there is no such effective medicine to cure completely but it can be controllable adverseness of disease. Rheumatism it’s a type of autoimmune disorder under which AS is comes. in this our immune system strikes on our healthy cells results into severe pain and inflammatory conditions, stiffness, and loss of motions. Ankylosing spondylitis also known as ankspond. its affects most of axial skeleton such as, pelvic girdle, lumbar L1 to L5 vertebrae, upper thoracic, neck, and after progression it’s also affects on shoulder and groin region as well. and this medical belongs to rheumatism (SpA). Presence of HLA-B27 gene which is diagnostically confirmed in 80 -90 % of AS patient. It is done through a simple blood test in any pathology lab. The gene HLA-B27 is genetically present in our body so it’s a lifelong hereditary medical condition progressively get worsen. On this medical condition medical experts arranged treatment such as to reduce or prevent the pain as well inflammation which causing body stiffness and loss of mobility.

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