Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in one of a pair of identical twins concordant for ankylosing spondylitis

I. Olivieri, N. Pappone, A. Padula, C. Rengo, G. P. Ruju, A. Pucino, D. Trippi, S. Ferri, G. Pasero

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Abstract

A pair of identical twins suffering from ankylosing spondylitis is reported. One brother developed an earlier-onset disease and showed ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament and the flavum ligament in his cervical spine.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)309-311
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Rheumatology
Volume13
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1994

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Ossification of Posterior Longitudinal Ligament
Monozygotic Twins
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ligaments
Siblings
Spine

Keywords

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Monozygotic Twins
  • Posterior Longitudinal Ligament Ossification

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  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology

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Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in one of a pair of identical twins concordant for ankylosing spondylitis. / Olivieri, I.; Pappone, N.; Padula, A.; Rengo, C.; Ruju, G. P.; Pucino, A.; Trippi, D.; Ferri, S.; Pasero, G.

In: Clinical Rheumatology, Vol. 13, No. 2, 06.1994, p. 309-311.

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Olivieri, I, Pappone, N, Padula, A, Rengo, C, Ruju, GP, Pucino, A, Trippi, D, Ferri, S & Pasero, G 1994, 'Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in one of a pair of identical twins concordant for ankylosing spondylitis', Clinical Rheumatology, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 309-311. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02249033
Olivieri, I. ; Pappone, N. ; Padula, A. ; Rengo, C. ; Ruju, G. P. ; Pucino, A. ; Trippi, D. ; Ferri, S. ; Pasero, G. / Ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament in one of a pair of identical twins concordant for ankylosing spondylitis. In: Clinical Rheumatology. 1994 ; Vol. 13, No. 2. pp. 309-311.
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