09 May 2021 Sunday – 18:13 | Last Updated: 09 05 2021 – 18:14 In order to draw attention to the AS disease known as inflamed lumbar rheumatism among the people, the first Saturday of May is accepted as the World Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) Day. “Get to know ankylosing spondylitis early, don’t succumb to pain!” A new awareness campaign was launched with the slogan. In the awareness event held during the Trabzonspor-Antalyaspor match, the football…"Pay attention to the back pain that does not go away! What is Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS)? What are the symptoms of Ankylosing Spondylitis?"
Ankylosing spondylitis, which is mostly seen in men, is known as waist or spine rheumatism in the society. Pain due to ankylosing spondylitis occurs especially at night and at rest. In very advanced cases, forward bending of the spine and hunchback can be seen. Nowadays, ankylosing spondylitis can be controlled without much progress with medication and regular exercises. Assoc. Dr. Sait Burak Erer gave information about ankylosing spondylitis and its treatment. ANKILOZAN SPONDILITIS IS AN…"What is ankylosing spondylitis? What are the symptoms of lumbar and spine rheumatism?"