Are there other names for ankylosing spondylitis?
Other names for ankylosing spondylitis include rheumatoid spondylitis or spondyloarthropathy. AS is also known as Bekhterev Disease, Bechterew's Disease or Marie–Strümpell Disease.
SOURCE: Emory University - Department of Human Genetics in collaboration with ThinkGenetic • https://www.thinkgenetic.com/diseases/ankylosing-spondylitis/overview/6998 • DATE UPDATED: 2016-06-07
"Ankylosing Spondylitis: MedlinePlus." U.S National Library of Medicine. U.S. National Library of Medicine, 22 Oct. 2015. Web. 20 Dec. 2015.