HLA-B27-related arthropathies

HLA-B27-related arthropathies

Orthopedics A group of joint diseases more common in persons with HLA-B27 antigen–eg, ankylosing spondylitis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, Reiter syndrome, Salmonella-related arthritis, Yersinia-related arthritis
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