Facts and Figures
  • On average, 80% of HLA-B27 positive children born to a parent suffering with AS who is also HLA-B27 positive are likely to remain unaffected by AS.
  • Axial spondyloarthritis is a term to describe the possible early stage of ankylosing spondylitis, before it can be detected by X-ray.
  • Les médicaments inhibiteurs de TNF (anti-TNF ou TNFi) sont nommés médicaments biologiques. Ils sont faits à partir de grosses molécules vivantes.
  • Inflammatory arthritis covers a number of autoimmune diseases in which the body’s own immune system attacks the joints.