Take the short quiz below to help determine if the symptoms you are experiencing may be inflammatory back pain. Answer these 5 questions and talk to your doctor.
Please note: This quiz is not meant to diagnose patients with inflammatory back pain or diseases associated with inflammatory back pain such as ankylosing spondylitis (AS). If you are experiencing back pain, you should talk with your doctor about your quiz results.
That makes it less likely you have a disease like AS. It’s still important to talk to your doctor to understand what is causing your back pain. Your doctor may recommend that you see a specialist to diagnose and manage your symptoms.
There are several causes of inflammatory back pain. For some people, it’s caused by AS. Talk to your doctor to determine if you should see a rheumatologist, a specialist qualified in the diagnosis and management of inflammatory conditions like AS.