Learn what Spondyloarthritis means and whom it affects. Consider its related conditions, how the disease can be managed along with facts and figures.
97% of Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) patients have Peripheral SpA; only 3% have Axial SpA.
50% of patients with Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) have sacroiliitis.
Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) is treated the same way as Ankylosing Spondyloarthritis (AS) except some medications work for Peripheral SpA only.
These diseases have common features, including inflammation of the spine, eyes, skin and gastrointestinal tract. Spondyloarthritis often starts in the teen years and early twenties.Read
Discover the various conditions related to Spondyloarthritis, like Ankylosing Spondylitis, Reactive Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Enteropathic Arthritis, Juvenile Onset Spondyloarthritis, and Undifferentiated Spondyloarthritis (USpA).Read
While there is no cure for Spondyloarthritis, the disease can be managed with pharmacological therapies and exercise, allowing patients to live fully productive lives.Read
It’s likely you have heard of Rheumatoid Arthritis, but did you know there are over 100 types of arthritis? Or that about 4.8 million Canadians live with a form of arthritis? Learn more with our Facts & Figures about Spondyloarthritis.Read
Cosentyx first Interleukin-17A inhibitor for psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis approved by Health CanadaRead
A multifaceted approach for the early clinical identification of axial spondyloarthritis: a study of first degree relativesRead