Wegener's granulomatosis


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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.
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Wegener's granulomatosis

n (ant) granulomatosis con poliangeítis, granulomatosis f de Wegener (ant)
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Prevalence and incidence of Wegener's granulomatosis in the UK general practice research database.
The renal disorders segment has been categorized into post-renal transplant rejection, anti-glomerular basement membrane (anti-GMB) disease, and Wegener's granulomatosis. The hematology disorders segment has been divided into thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, hemolytic uremic syndrome, cryoglobulinemia, multiple myeloma, metabolic disorders, familial hypercholesterolaemia (homozygous), and fulminant Wilson disease.
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) (formerly named Wegener's granulomatosis) is an uncommon kind of systemic vasculitis involving small-to-medium sized vessels, and categorized as ANCA-associated vasculitities with the presence of anti-neutrophil cytoplasm antibodies (1).
The European Commission has granted orphan medicinal product designation for avacopan for the treatment of two forms of ANCA-associated vasculitis: microscopic polyangiitis and granulomatosis with polyangiitis (formerly known as Wegener's granulomatosis), as well as for C3G.
[3] Elevated and other causes of hypercalcemia associated with elevated 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D include Wegener's granulomatosis, Acute granulomatous pneumonia Talc granulomatosis, Silicone granulomatosis, BCG, and Calmette-Guerin bacillus.
The 35-year-old was diagnosed with Wegener's Granulomatosis, a form of vasculitis, which causes inflammation of the blood vessels causing them to become swollen and narrow.
In a previous Norwegian study including patients with Wegener's granulomatosis diagnosed between 1988 and 1998, the majority of patients received intravenous CYC with a median cumulative dose of 17 g.
More rarely Wegener's granulomatosis [9] and other infectious causes such as borreliosis [11] have been linked to APMPEE.
Bloch, and The American College of Rheumatology, "Criteria for the classification of Wegener's Granulomatosis," Arthritis & Rheumatism, vol.
Mahr, Wegener's Granulomatosis Orphanet Encyclopedia, 2004, http://www.orpha.net/data/patho/GB/ukWG.pdf.