polyarteritis


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inflammation of several arteries

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Shirai T, Fujii H, Saito S et al (2013) Polyarteritis nodosa clinically mimicking nonocclusive mesenteric ischemia.
Vasculitis of the breast: an unusual manifestation of polyarteritis.
Microscopic polyangiitis and polyarteritis nodosa: how and when do they start?
Keywords: Cytomegalovirus, Polyarteritis nodosa, Immunosuppression.
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.
EULAR/PRINTO/PRES criteria for Henoch-Schonlein purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008.
5) Our third case was also initially misdiagnosed as polyarteritis nodosa due to absence of cutaneous lesions and sensory symptoms.
Inflammation and potentially ischemia due to vasculitidies, such as systemic lupus erythematosus, polyarteritis nodosa, and Henoch-Schonlein purpura, may present as variable segments of wall thickening, potentially with submucosal edema, and when ischemia is present may exhibit decreased wall enhancement.
The differential diagnosis of idiopathic OM includes the following: infections (viral infections, orbital cellulitis, orbital abscess, Lyme disease, Herpes zoster, and syphilis), inflammatory reaction (trauma, foreign body, bisphosphonaterelated reaction, and postvaccinal reaction), Tolosa-Hunt syndrome, thyroid ophthalmopathy, vasculitis (Wegener's granulomatosis, polyarteritis nodosa, rheumatoid arteritis, giant cell arteritis, and Kawasaki disease), systemic lupus erythematosus, sarcoidosis, inflammatory bowel disease, neoplasm, arteriovenous fistulas, and malformations (3).
It has also been described by spontaneous hematoma in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa [9].
Based on the clinical picture and multiple aneurysms on arteriogram, a diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa was made in accordance with the American College of Rheumatology 1990 criteria by rheumatologist.
These classification criteria were developed for HSP, childhood polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), Takayasu arteritis (TA) and granulomatous polyarteritis (GPA).
Postirradiation morphea and subcutaneous polyarteritis nodosa: case report and literature review.
smoking, hypertension, Marfan syndrome, polyarteritis nodosa, lupus erythematosus, cocaine, cyclosporin, oral contraceptives, etc.