Wegener's granulomatosis

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Related to Wegeners granulomatosis: Wegener's granulomatosis, polyarteritis nodosa
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Wegener's granulomatosis

n. Wegener, granulomatosis de, enfermedad caracterizada por la formación de granulomas en las arterias que afecta las fosas nasales, los pulmones y los riñones.

Wegener's granulomatosis

n (ant) granulomatosis con poliangeítis, granulomatosis f de Wegener (ant)
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Janine Osborne-Bowring, 35, who runs a workout centre in Penarth called JinFit, completed the half marathon with husband Matt while wearing her wedding dress - just two weeks after having chemotherapy to try to control Wegeners Granulomatosis, a form of the autoimmune disease vasculitis.
Just two weeks after having chemotherapy to try and control Wegeners Granulomatosis, a form of the autoimmune disease vasculitis, she completed the half marathon with husband Matt while wearing her wedding dress.
4) PR3 is the most common antigen target for ANCA in Wegeners Granulomatosis.
Further tests revealed she was suffering from a rare autoimmune blood vessel disease, Wegeners Granulomatosis, which is a form of vasculitis.