Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with ankylosing spondylitis?

Updated: May 15, 2020
  • Author: Jean Deschênes, MD, FRCSC; Chief Editor: Hampton Roy, Sr, MD  more...
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Early evaluation for all patients with suspected ankylosing spondylitis is essential to avoid delays in diagnosis and treatment of the systemic disease. Ongoing communication with the rheumatologist is critical for managing patients who require immunomodulatory therapy.


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