DIFFUSE IDIOPATHIC SKELETAL HYPEROSTOSIS (DISH) – BACK PAIN REALLY DOES HURT NEWS TIPS & FEATURES

Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

January 3, 2018

Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) – Back Pain Really Does Hurt

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News:  Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH) is a condition that causes calcifications of ligaments that surround the spine […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, back pain, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis (DISH), DISH, News Tips and Features


Cosentyx: Good News For Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

December 14, 2017

Cosentyx: Good News For Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Spine Community News: Doctors recently updated the results of the MEASURE 1 extension clinical trial designed to evaluate Cosentyx (secukinumab) […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, clinical trial, Cosentyx, extension, interleukin 17, MEASURE 1, News Tips and Features, secukinumab


FDA Extends Simponi Approval to Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

October 26, 2017

FDA Extends Simponi Approval to Psoriatic Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

The US Food and Drug Administration recently approved Simponi (golimumab) for the treatment of adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), AS, golimumab, News Tips and Features, PsA, Psoriatic Arthritis, Simponi


Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis

October 16, 2017

Ask the Expert: Focus on Ankylosing Spondylitis

By megm megm

The SpineCommunity Presents: Ask the Expert with Dr. David Borenstein David G. Borenstein, MD recently answered your questions on ankylosing […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), AS, crohn's, exercise, IL17 inhibitors, iritis, neuropathy, News Tips and Features


Pregnancy Flares in Anklyosing Spondylitis

May 10, 2017

Pregnancy Flares in Anklyosing Spondylitis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

The usual advice from rheumatologists to women with ankylosing spondylitis (AS) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is that the activity of […]

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Tags: anklyosing spondylitis, AS, News Tips and Features, pregnancy


Treatment for Anterior Uveitis, an Extraspinal Manifestation of Ankylosing Spondylitis

March 15, 2017

Treatment for Anterior Uveitis, an Extraspinal Manifestation of Ankylosing Spondylitis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

David Borenstein, MD Executive Editor theSpineCommunity One of my patients described the pain associated with anterior uveitis as being stabbed […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, News Tips and Features, Uveitis


Long term Biologic Therapy Needed for Maximum Benefit in AS patients

March 6, 2017

Long term Biologic Therapy Needed for Maximum Benefit in AS patients

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

David Borenstein, MD Executive Editor theSpineCommunity Biologic therapy is indicated for the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) has been demonstrated […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, biologic therapy, News Tips and Features


Cosentyx® Improves Pain and Function in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis

September 20, 2016

Cosentyx® Improves Pain and Function in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

By David Borenstein MD, Executive Editor, theSpineCommunity.com The Food and Drug Administration approved the Il-17A inhibitor, Cosentyx® (secukinumab), for the treatment […]

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Tags: Ankylosing Spondylitis, AS, News Tips and Features


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