Facts and Figures
  • Osteoarthritis is associated with aging whereas inflammatory arthritis can start in children and frequently occurs in young adults.
  • Axial spondyloarthritis is a term to describe the possible early stage of ankylosing spondylitis, before it can be detected by X-ray.
  • Spondyloarthrits patients have a higher risk for co-morbidities such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, depression, and fatty liver .
  • There are over 100 types of arthritis.