polyangiitis

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Related to Microscopic polyangiitis: polyarteritis nodosa
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polyangiitis

n poliangeítis f; microscopic — poliangeítis microscópica
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Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies are a group of autoantibodies associated with diseases such as granulomatosis with polyangiitis, microscopic polyangiitis, and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis.
Truxima, the first biosimilar cancer drug to hit the European market in February, is used to treat patients with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, rheumatoid arthritis and microscopic polyangiitis.
Dec 04, 2014: ChemoCentryx Granted EU Orphan Drug Designation for CCX168, an Orally Administered Complement C5a Receptor Inhibitor, for the Treatment of Microscopic Polyangiitis and Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis, Two Forms of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis 64
Primary anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis (AAV) is a chronic multisystem autoimmune disease that includes microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA; Wegener granulomatosis), eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EPGA; Churg-Strauss syndrome), and localized forms of these diseases.
Fully 35% of patients had cutaneous manifestations of ANCAassociated vasculitis, including 47% of those with EGPA, 34% of those with GPA, and 28% of those with microscopic polyangiitis (MPA).
Our patient demonstrated features of granulomatosis with polyangiitis with serology of microscopic polyangiitis.
If approved, the products are likely to be used in all indications of the reference medicine, MabThera, which are non-Hodgkin's lymphoma - follicular lymphoma and diffuse large B-cell lymphoma - chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, rheumatoid arthritis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, and microscopic polyangiitis.
Three biosimilar medicines were recommended for approval by the Committee: Erelzi (etanercept) for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, axial spondyloarthritis, plaque psoriasis and paediatric plaque psoriasis; and Rixathon and Riximyo, both containing rituximab, for the treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, rheumatoid arthritis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis and microscopic polyangiitis.
The most common reason of pauci-immune GNs is anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitis, including granulomatosis with polyangiitis, microscopic polyangiitis, and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, and renal limited vasculitis (1).
1-9) This review focuses on coexisting/comorbid lung and renal disease encountered in AAV, including GPA, microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), and eosinophilic GPA (EGPA).
Severe microscopic polyangiitis with unilateral vocal cord paralysis as initial manifestation

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