(Seronegative spondyloarthritides)

Various intestinal diseases such. As Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Whipple’s disease and surgical bypass procedures may be associated with ankylosing spondylitis, one speaks of enteropathic arthritis.

The group of seronegative Spondylarthritiden (eronegative Spondylarthritides) are different clinical features in common (eg. As back pain, uveitis, gastrointestinal symptoms, rash). Some of the diseases are closely associated with the HLA-B27 allele. The clinical and genetic similarities suggest that there is also a similar etiology and pathophysiology of these diseases. Rheumatoid factor (RF) is in these diseases (hence the name “seronegative Spondylarthritiden”) negative. The group of Spondylarthritiden includes ankylosing spondylitis, reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and others. Various intestinal diseases such. As Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Whipple’s disease and surgical bypass procedures may be associated with ankylosing spondylitis, one speaks of enteropathic arthritis. The Spondylarthritis from juvenile type is characterized by an asymmetrical, usually the lower extremity arthritis in question, it usually occurs in boys aged 7-16 years. A ankylosing spondylitis can also develop in patients who have no clear spondylarthritische underlying disease (undifferentiated spondyloarthritis). The treatment of these Spondylarthritiden similar to the treatment of reactive arthritis.

Health Life Media Team

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