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Facts and Figures
- Inflammatory arthritis covers a number of autoimmune diseases in which the body’s own immune system attacks the joints.
- 300,000 Canadians have Psoriatic Arthritis.
- About 85% to 90% of people with ankylosing spondylitis have the HLA-B27 gene. Of those people who carry the HLA-B27 gene, however, only about 5% will
- There are many genes that are now associated with spondyloarthritis. New biologic drugs are being made that work on these genes. For example, an IL-17