Ankylosing Spondylitis with Peripheral Neuropathy - A Rare Case Report

Authors

  • Sarmistha Biswas Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • HAM Nazmul Ahasan Professor & Head, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Prodip Kumar Biswas Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Md Harun Ur Rashid Indoor Medical Officer, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Prodip Kumar Sarkar Indoor Medical Officer, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Mostofa Kamal Chowdhury Indoor Medical Officer, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Umme Kulsum Chowdhury Post Graduate Trainee, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Chandra Shekhar Bala Emergency Medical Officer, National Institute of Neurosciences and Hospital, Dhaka

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/jom.v17i1.30057

Keywords:

Ankylosing Spondylitis, Peripheral Neuroparhy

Abstract

Ankylosing Spondylosis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of joints predominantly affecting the sacroiliac joints and spine. Besides the joints, it affects many extra articular sites like heart, eye, lungs etc. Neurological complication is very rare in AS. Here we report a case of a 30 years old man of AS with peripheral neuropathy.

J MEDICINE January 2016; 17 (1) : 36-38

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Author Biography

Sarmistha Biswas, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine, Dhaka Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka



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Published

2016-10-23

How to Cite

Biswas, S., Ahasan, H. N., Biswas, P. K., Rashid, M. H. U., Sarkar, P. K., Chowdhury, M. K., Chowdhury, U. K., & Bala, C. S. (2016). Ankylosing Spondylitis with Peripheral Neuropathy - A Rare Case Report. Journal of Medicine, 17(1), 36–38. https://doi.org/10.3329/jom.v17i1.30057

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