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Treatment of choice in seronegativespondyl-arthritis is: (AIIMS May 07)



A Phenylbutazone
B Aspirin

C Indomethacin
D Corticosteroid

Ans. C Indomethacin

Treatment

i. There is no definite treatment for ankylosing spondylitis.

ii. The mainstay of therapy in all seronegativespondyloarthropathiesare NSAIDs. Indomethacin is a drug of choice.

iii. Patients with AS treated with either infliximab, etanercept, or adalimumab or golimumabhave shown rapid, profound, and sustained reductions in all clinical and laboratory measures of disease activity. (H-18thPg - 2777)

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