Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy

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Definition

Seronegative spondyloarthropathy is a medical condition that is usually characterized by the inflammation of the joint. It is a disease that is usually associated with the MHC class I molecule HLA-B27.

Diagnosis

Diagnosis to confirm the presence of Seronegative spondyloarthropathy is made through blood tests or serological tests and physical examination of the patient.

Treatment

Treatments include administration of antibiotics.

Symptoms and Signs

Symptoms of the medical condition may mimic those of the rheumatoid arthritis and thus may cause fever, chilling, general weakness, vomiting, pain in the joints and arms.

Causes

Seronegative spondyloarthropathy is said to be caused by the spinal inflammation due to the presence of bacteria and infectious pathogens in the body.

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