polyarteritis nodosa


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Related to polyarteritis nodosa: polyarthritis, Wegener's granulomatosis, vasculitis
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Noun1.polyarteritis nodosa - a progressive disease of connective tissue that is characterized by nodules along arteries; nodules may block the artery and result in inadequate circulation to the particular area
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
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In polyarteritis nodosa and lupus, mesenteric infarction may arise, having rectorrhagia as late clinical expression (Shirai et al 2013).
EULAR/PRINTO/PRES criteria for HenochSchonlein purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008.
1,2) Polyarteritis nodosa should be considered as a possible diagnosis in patients with HSP who have an unusual course, especially in patients presenting with severe neurological complications.
The wide clinical spectrum of polyarteritis nodosa with cutaneous involvement.
Deaths occurring during the first year after treatment onset for polyarteritis nodosa, microscopic polyangiitis, and Churg-Strauss syndrome: A retrospective analysis of causes and factors predictive of mortality based on 595 patients.
Pericarditis, pleuritis, and abdominal complaints come into prominence in polyarteritis nodosa, which is another granulomatous disease, and or al and genital ulcers are common symptoms in Behcet's disease (4).
In addition to mimicking breast carcinoma, other diseases that may cause a granuloma in the breast, such as tuberculosis, syphilis, histoplasmosis infections, foreign-body granuloma, vaccination granuloma, mammary duct ectasia, sarcoidosis, Wegener's granulomatosis, giant cell arteritis, and polyarteritis nodosa, should also be excluded.
Kawasaki disease (KD), also known as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome and infantile polyarteritis nodosa was first described in 1967 by Tomisaku Kawasaki (1,2).
Vocal cord paralysis has also been reported in polyarteritis nodosa, Behcet's disease, rheumatoid arthritis and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, although never as an initial isolated manifestation (8,9).
He was receiving immunosuppressive therapy for polyarteritis nodosa.
Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) was first described by Kussmaul and Maier [1] in 1866.
Several dermatological manifestations of HCV infection have been described during the past 10 years, which include leukocytoclastic vasculitis, porphyria cutanea tarda, mixed cryoglobulinemia, lichen planus, polyarteritis nodosa, urticaria, erythema nodosum, and erythema multiforme.