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How to treat ankylosing spondylitis?

Ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory disease that, over time, can cause some of the vertebrae in your spine to fuse. This fusing makes the spine less flexible and can result in a hunched-forward posture. If ribs are affected, it can be difficult to breathe deeply.

Treatment of Ankylosing spondylitis
A number of treatments are available that can ease pain and stiffness, but exercise and close attention to your posture are just as important to keep the spine mobile and help you to live a normal life.

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) -
such as naproxen (Naprosyn) and indomethacin (Indocin) - are the medications orthopedic doctor most commonly use to treat ankylosing spondylitis.

Physical therapy -
Physical therapy is an important part of treatment and can provide a number of benefits, from pain relief to improved strength and flexibility. A physical therapist can design specific exercises for your needs.

Surgery -
Most people with ankylosing spondylitis don't need surgery. However, your doctor might recommend surgery if you have severe pain or joint damage, or if your hip joint is so damaged that it needs to be replaced.

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