Ankylosing Spondylitis (Bechterew's disease)

About- Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) also called Bechterew's disease is a type of arthritis in which there is long-term inflammation of the joints of the spine.

Symptoms-
 Early morning stiffness
 Appetite loss
 Low-grade fever
 Unexplained weight loss
 Fatigue
 Anaemia or low iron
 
Causes-
The specific cause for this disease is not known
 
Specialists to Visit
 Rheumatologist
 Orthopaedic Surgeon
 Physiotherapist
 

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References-
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.healthline.com

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