BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, vol.116, no.12, pp.722-725, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY
ankylosing spondylitis, BASDAI, disease, neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, severity, NEUTROPHIL/LYMPHOCYTE RATIO, DISEASE-ACTIVITY, INFLAMMATION, INDICATOR
OBJECTIVE: Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a progressive chronic inflammatory disease mainly characterized by axial skeleton and sacroiliac joint involvement. We aimed to investigate the relation between neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and disease severity of AS and to explore its availability in clinical practice.