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Are you HLA-B27 positive or negative?

I think its important to highlight that not everyone with AS is HLA-B27 positive. Let me know if you are positive or negative!

  1. Positive

    1. Wondering how you are feeling? Have you received a diagnosis of spondyloarthritis? Or are you in the process of diagnosis? Thanks for sharing your status - hoping that you are managing well enough. Thoughtfully, Rebecca (community moderator)

    2. thank you for sharing with us. How have you been feeling?


      Hope today is a good day for you sending you positive vibes,


      Nicky (Team Member)

  2. Positive

    1. It's wonderful you hopped on to share. Wishing you well and hope that you are being managed well with low pain and fatigue. Warmly - Rebecca (community moderator)

  3. Positive

    1. Thanks for sharing - has this changed your medical treatment or regimen any since finding out you're positive? Wishing you a wonderful holiday season. Rebecca (community moderator)

  4. Negative

    1. Thanks for sharing this morsel of info here in the community friend. Being HLA-B27 negative in the context of spondyloarthritis can sometimes add complexity to the diagnosis, but it's important to remember that spondyloarthritis is a group of related conditions, and not all of them are HLA-B27 positive. While HLA-B27 can be a helpful marker, it's not the sole determinant for diagnosing these conditions. How are you feeling currently? Have you had any hurtles when it comes to treatment or the disease? Wishing you well. Rebecca (community moderator)

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