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sallieq [Ankylosing spondylitis]
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 A form of arthritis, AS is characterized by chronic inflammation,​ causing pain and stiffness of the back, progressing to the chest and neck. Eventually, the whole back may become curved and inflexible if the bones fuse (this is known as "​bamboo spine"​). AS is a systemic disorder that may involve multiple organs, such as the: A form of arthritis, AS is characterized by chronic inflammation,​ causing pain and stiffness of the back, progressing to the chest and neck. Eventually, the whole back may become curved and inflexible if the bones fuse (this is known as "​bamboo spine"​). AS is a systemic disorder that may involve multiple organs, such as the:
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