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Am J Med Sci. 2012 May;343(5):364-6. doi: 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3182514059.

Management of comorbidities in ankylosing spondylitis.

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Department of Ophthalmology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 97239, USA. rosenbaj@ohsu.edu

Abstract

The major comorbidities of ankylosing spondylitis include uveitis, bowel inflammation, psoriasis and heart disease. The pathogenic mechanism to account for the coexistence of comorbidities remains largely unknown. In some instances, the comorbidity has a major impact on the choice of therapy.

PMID:
22543539
DOI:
10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3182514059
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