Calprotectin a biomarker for bowel inflammation in SpA

Calprotectin levels measured in stool samples could be an effective way of identifying spondyloarthritis patients at risk of bowel inflammation, researchers say. The research team from Belgium noted that microscopic bowel inflammation was associated with more severe disease and was present in up to half of all people with spondyloarthritis (SpA). However, no reliable biomarkers ...

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