HLA-B27 Antigen

The HLA-B27 Antigen test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

HLA-B27 is found in 90% of patients with ankylosing spondylitis and 80% in Reiter's disease. Ankylosing spondylitis affects 1 in 1000 caucasians. Ankylosing spondylitis is 10 times more common among individuals with HLA-B27 compared to individuals without this antigen.

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Also known as: Ankylosing Spondylitis, HLAB27 Antigen

Hla-B27 Antigen