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What is the significance of having positive HLA-B27 ?

i have been found positive of HLA-B27 what does this mean?
Asked On : Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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This is psoriatic arthritis which could be treated with medications
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hi Martina
welcome to HCM
read your prob , you are HLA-B27 positive, it means you have been suffering from some chronic inflamatory disease like ankylosingspondolysis, retier arhritis, ulcerative colitis, iritis uveitis,
if you write down your symptoms then i come to know about your diagnosis. so write your symptoms on
Dr aseem saraswat 9982583020
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