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Ankylosing Spondylitis, Orthopedic Perspective (cont.)

Prevention

Currently, no method of preventing ankylosing spondylitis exists. However, a good stretching and exercise program can delay the normal disease progression.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/15/2014

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