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A 22-year-old male presents with complaints of photophobia, dysuria and arthralgias. Upon further questioning he admits to having had a sexually transmitted disease diagnosed a few weeks ago, which was treated with antibiotics. On physical exam, his eye is erythematous with a watery discharge and his left knee is swollen, warm and tender.

What is the most likely HLA type found in this patient?

a. HLA B8

b. HLA B27

c. HLA DR2

d. HLA DR3

e. HLA DR5

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b. HLA B27