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The Spoonie Struggle

May 17, 2021

Episode 10: Let's Talk About Ankylosing Spondylitis

In this episode, we discuss all things Ankylosing spondylitis. Ankylosing spondylitis is a form of arthritis that affects the spine and other joints, causing chronic pain. It can also affect the eyes. It is thought to be genetic. Diagnosis is made vis clinical examination and bloodwork. Treatment is dependent on symptoms and the goal is to relieve pain and stiffness and prevent or delay complications and spinal deformity.


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