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Flashcards in Seroneg Spondyloarthropathies Deck (6)
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Eg

Ankylosing spondylitis
Enteric arthropathy with colonic inflamm
PSA
Reactive arth (reiters) within 4 wk of infec
Juv idio arth
Behcets dis BV and tiss inflamm

2

Px

Seroneg
Axial arth
Asymm
Enthesitis
Dactylitis
Extra artic eg iritis, rash, oral ulcer, AV incompetence, IBD.

3

Ankylosing spondylitis px

Chronic inflamm spine and SIJ
Grad onset low back pain, worse at night, radiates to hip and bum.
Spinal morn stiff
Prog loss movem and loss thoracic expans
Fatigue
Pain in nona xial jnts

4

AS ix

MRI
XR- sacroiliitis, syndesmophytes, bony prolifs, lig calcificat
Bloods- FBC, high CRP, HLA B27

5

AS Complics

Kyphosis
Neck hyperext
Spino cranial ankylosis
Enthesitis
Costochondritis
Iritis
OP

6

AS mx

Physio
NSAID
TNFa blocker eg entarecept, adalimumab
Steroid injec
Surg eg repl, osteotomy