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The association of spondyloarthropathy (SpA) with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the same patient is seldom reported. The aim of this study was to collect cases of association of SpA with MS, to describe their main characteristics and to study the potential influence of one disease upon the other.
This retrospective study included patients fulfilling criteria for SpA according to Amor’s criteria and for MS according to McDonald’s criteria.
Twenty-one cases were collected (table 1), 10 men and 11 women. The diagnosis of SpA precedes the diagnosis of MS in 14 cases. The mean age at diagnosis for SpA was …
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