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A 34-year-old Caucasian male has been experiencing vague back pain for about 4 months. He cannot tell the exact site from where the painful feeling comes, but he tells you that feeling more pain in the area anterior and posterior to the left hip. Besides, he also mentions dry skin on both hands and complains all his gloves run small quickly. Physical examination shows swollened distal interphalangeal joint. Which of the following is the most likely pathological process in this case?

A. Rheumatoid arthritis
B. Sjogren's syndrome
C. Chronic gout
D. Psoriasis arthritis
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d. psoriatic arthritis?
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its psoriatic arthritis with HLA b27 linkage
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