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How do I know if I have Ankylosing Spondylitis?

What signs or symptoms may make you suspect you may have Ankylosing Spondylitis. People who have experience in Ankylosing Spondylitis offer advice of what things may make you suspicious and which doctor you should go to to receive treatment

Do I have Ankylosing Spondylitis?
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A rheumatologist is needed to diagnose the disease as well as evidence on images. Symptoms include pain in the early hours of the morning and pain and stiffness the eases with movement first thing in the morning. Pain reappearing when resting. Pain easing with movements

Posted May 19, 2017 by Kylie Frost 2120
Dr Diagnosis!

Posted May 19, 2017 by Tamra 1750
morning stiffness, lower back pain, eye infections, fused joints

Posted Aug 31, 2017 by BigStu111 12832
Go to a Rheumatologist for testing.

Posted Sep 6, 2017 by Daniel Wilson 2010
Constant back pain was my sign when I went to check it up.

Posted Sep 7, 2017 by Luciano Scariano 2600
See your dr if you have experience morning stiffness in back, neck hips or other moments of inactivity and fatigue.

Posted Sep 10, 2017 by Sal 2550
By a Doctor and HLB-27 more than stiffness and limited neck movement

Posted Sep 21, 2017 by Rana Navid Anwaar Khan 3945
Sintomi rigidità mattutina per più di 3 mesi
Dolori alla colonna e alle sacroiliache

Posted Oct 1, 2017 by Silvia 2500

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