Catching Ankylosing Spondylitis

Early detection and ongoing activity can ease your spinal pain, says a Cleveland Clinic expert.

It starts as a dull ache in your back that radiates to the neck. Yet, what may seem to be the result of overexertion may actually be a sign of the inflammatory disease known as ankylosing spondylitis (AS), or spondyloarthritis.
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