Arthritis of the spine is represented particularly by ankylosing spondylitis (Bechterew’s disease), which is a chronic inflammatory disease mainly affecting the SI joint and intervertebral joints, resulting in gradual stiffening up to ankylosis of the spine.
In rheumatoid arthritis of the spine affecting the cervical area of the spine, synovitis of the intervertebral joints develops, which results in damage to ligament structures, bones and even in dislocation of the atlanto-axial joint.
From the therapeutical point of view, in arthritis of the spine the most important treatment measures are modification of the environment and lifestyle, rehabilitation, spa treatment and the administration of anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs.
Arthritis of the spine is one of the main indications for Biomag low-frequency pulsed magnetic therapy. The therapy is beneficial due to its analgesic, anti-swelling, anti-inflammatory and healing effects.
Magnetic therapy helps improve mobility, slows down further damage to the joints in chronic patients and provides overall pain relief.
Read the results of the following clinical studies that demonstrate the success rate of low-frequency pulsed magnetic therapy in treatment of this condition.
Related diagnosis: Arthritis of the spine