Reactive arthritis due to Salmonella schwarzengrund in a patient with asymptomatic spondylitis

Br J Rheumatol. 1985 May;24(2):194-6. doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/24.2.194.


Reactive arthritis following enteric infection with Salmonella schwarzengrund, a species not previously described in association with this condition, occurred in a 51-year-old man with bilateral sacro-iliitis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Arthritis / etiology*
  • Arthritis / immunology
  • Foodborne Diseases / complications
  • HLA Antigens / analysis
  • HLA-B27 Antigen
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Salmonella Infections*
  • Spondylitis, Ankylosing / complications*


  • HLA Antigens
  • HLA-B27 Antigen