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AS

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for AMERICAN SAMOA.
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AS

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for American Samoa. This is the code used in international transactions to and from American Samoan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for American Samoa. This is used as an international standard for shipping to American Samoa. As a territory of the United States, American Samoa is also assigned the geocode ISO 3166-2:US-AS.
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There have been contradictory results on the expression of calprotectin in spondylitis. Calprotectin was reported to be elevated in SpA as compared to the healthy controls and decreases rapidly and consistently upon effective treatment [16], while in another work, no differences in serum calprotectin between the AS patients and healthy controls were found [17].
Population-based estimates of common comorbidities and cardiovascular disease in ankylosing spondylitis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2011;63:550-6.
Novartis Healthcare Philippines teamed up with the Philippine Rheumatology Association and patient group Ankylosing Spondylitis Association of the Philippines, and held several activities last week to celebrate World Ankylosing Spondylitis Day 2019.
The genetic basis of ankylosing spondylitis: new insights into disease pathogenesis.
It offers rapid and sustained improvement in signs and symptoms of Ankylosing spondylitis. Response was visible in one week.
Her diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis showed us that not only does she have an inflammatory arthritis affecting her spine, but also has chronic inflammation throughout her body.
In most cases, the gene is ruled out as an absolute cause of Ankylosing Spondylitis, but it contributes to it.
KEYWORDS: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Vitamin D, Bone bineral density, Disease activity.
Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is the most prevalent disease among the Spondylarthritis (SpAs) family.
Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) - Serious, Invisible and Insidious Disease Prevalent Among Young Population in Pakistan