If you have ankylosing spondylitis, you have about an equal chance of having your disease improve, worsen or stay the same during the course of your pregnancy, according to a 1998 study of 939 women with the disease.
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Ankylosing spondylitis, or AS, is a chronic inflammatory condition that affects the joints and ligaments of the spine. Watch what happens in the body with AS.
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Aslan Tekatas, M.D., and Omer N. Pamuk, M.D., from the Trakya University Medical Faculty in Edirne, Turkey, examined the prevalence of RLS in patients with AS. Data were included for 130 patients diagnosed with AS according to modified New York criteria, as well as 91 age- and sex-matched controls.
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Living with ankylosing spondylitis can be more manageable with a healthy lifestyle. Try these tips to help keep ankylosing spondylitis symptoms in check.
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