Facts and Figures
  • Osteoarthritis is associated with aging whereas inflammatory arthritis can start in children and frequently occurs in young adults.
  • Eye pain, redness, light sensitivity, blurry vision can be caused by a spondyloarthritis disease.
  • Spondyloarthritis patients have a 7-9% higher risk for developing inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Spondyloarthritis is seronegative. That is, a blood test will not show the presence of rheumatoid factor (RF) that is produced as the immune system at