sacroiliitis

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sa·cro·il·i·i·tis .sā-krō-.il-ē-'īt-əs, .sak-rō- n inflammation of the sacroiliac joint or region

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n.
inflammation of the sacroiliac joint. Involvement of both joints is a common feature of ankylosing spondylitis and associated rheumatic diseases, including Reiter's syndrome and psoriatic arthritis. The resultant low back pain and stiffness may be alleviated by rest and anti-inflammatory analgesics.

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sa·cro·il·i·itis (sa″kro-il″e-iґtis) inflammation (arthritis) in the sacroiliac joint.

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