Pop Quiz #2: Learning More About Ankylosing Spondylitis
Last updated: September 2023
We're back with another pop quiz to test your knowledge! Let us know how you did in the comments below!
AS Pop Quiz #2: Friday, August 12, 2022
A ____________ is a battery-powered machine that connects to electrodes which are placed on the skin. Small electrical pulses are delivered through the electrodes, and the intensity of the pulses can be controlled by the user.
True or False: If your joints ache from AS, you should rest more.
What is the general term that encompasses several different arthritis conditions that cause joint inflammation, including AS, PsA, IBD, reactive arthritis and more?
This type of axial spondyloarthritis is where there is back pain, but the sacroiliac joints show little or no damage due to inflammation on X-ray or MRI.
These types of therapies are complex molecules made from living organisms, and the sources used may be human, animal, bacteria, or yeast. They are designed to target specific aspects of the inflammatory process. This targeted approach helps them to be very effective with minimal side effects.
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