Does anyone know if we are more likely to get the other autoimmune diseases like PMR and temporal arteritis if we have AS?
I am wondering because I'm a day and half into a wicked and unusual headache around my temples and in my jaw. I have headaches but this one seems different. And my temple seems sore.
I'm probably being a massive hypochondriac but I thought I'd ask.
Male, early 50s, Dx AS+ 1991, HLA B27+, Tylenol 3 PRN for flares. Off NSAIDs due to stomach issues. Considering a biologic. SI and thoracic involvement and costochondritis. Many bouts of uveitis. Small bowel issues, anemia.