A case of childhood-onset ankylosing spondylitis: diagnosis and treatment
Ruben Burgos-Vargas, MD - SAA Medical Board Member
BACKGROUND: A 14-year-old boy with a 6-year history of recurrent arthritis and enthesitis, which had not responded to previous treatment with NSAIDs, sulfasalazine and methotrexate, presented with a severe flare of these symptoms as well as spinal and sacroiliac joint pain.
Nat Clin Pract Rheumatol. 2009 Jan;5(1):52-7.