Ankylosing Spondylitis (cont.)

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Where can people find more information about ankylosing spondylitis and learn about support groups?

For more information about ankylosing spondylitis, please visit the Arthritis Foundation (http://www.arthritis.org/) and contact local branches of the Arthritis Foundation and/or Spondylitis Association of America for support group information.

REFERENCES:

Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. Springer, edited by John H. Klippel, et al., 2008.

Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology. W B Saunders Co, edited by Shaun Ruddy, et al., 2000.

American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific National Meeting, 2005-8.


Last Editorial Review: 3/9/2012


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