Early Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy in a Patient with Sarcoidosis
Murat KARA, 1 Levent ÖZÇAKAR, 2 Fuat KALYONCU, 3 Ayşen AKINCI2
1Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ankara Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
2Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Medical Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
3Department of Chest Disease and Allergy, Medical Faculty of Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
Keywords: Inflammatory back pain; sarcoidosis; spondyloarthropathy; uveitis
In this article, we present a 49-year-old male case who was admitted with inflammatory back pain and uveitis when he was in remission for sarcoidosis. The concomitance of undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy and sarcoidosis with an emphasis on their possible etiological association was also discussed in the light of current diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.