How is ankylosing spondylitis (AS) diagnosed?

Updated: Feb 02, 2021
  • Author: Lawrence H Brent, MD; Chief Editor: Herbert S Diamond, MD  more...
  • Print

The diagnosis of AS is generally made by combining the clinical criteria of inflammatory back pain and enthesitis or arthritis with radiologic findings. [6, 7, 8]

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!