Why Would the Ankylosing Spondylitis Affect Ankle?

Q:
Why would the ankylosing spondylitis affect ankle?

A:
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a chronic progressive disease. The disease starts from the sacroiliac joint and spine, and makes the fuse of the joint. Since the blood circulation of the whole body, during the late stage of the AS, the inflammation would affect whole body, and the joint of ankle would be infected.

Keywords: ankle spondylitis.

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