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inflammation of the sclera

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Wieslander, "Relapse rate, renal survival, and cancer morbidity in patients with Wegener's granulomatosis or microscopic polyangiitis with renal involvement," Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, vol.
Lehoang, "Acute posterior multifocal placoid pigment epitheliopathy associated with Wegener's granulomatosis," Retina, vol.
Drachman, "Neurological Complications of Wegener's Granulomatosis," JAMA Neurology, vol.
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA) is a rare autoimmune disease, previously known as Wegener's granulomatosis, characterized by a pauci-immune necrotizing vasculitis of small- and medium-sized vessels that in typical cases involve the upper and lower respiratory tracts and the kidneys [1], although other limited involvements can be seen in some patients [2, 3].
Erdmann et al., "Differences in CCR5 expression on peripheral blood [CD4.sup.+][CD28.sup.-] T-cells and in granulomatous lesions between localized and generalized Wegener's granulomatosis," Clinical Immunology, vol.
Incidence and survival rates in Wegener's granulomatosis, microscopic polyangiitis, Churg-Strauss syndrome and polyarteritis nodosa.
Wegener's granulomatosis: histological documentation of common and uncommon manifestations in 216 patients.
In 2009 I was diagnosed with rare autoimmune condition Wegener's granulomatosis. It was attacking and killing the cartilage in my nose, along with causing kidney failure and weakening two arteries in my heart.
This disorder (previously called Wegener's Granulomatosis) causes inflammation of the blood vessels in your nose, sinuses, throat, lungs and kidneys - but is pretty rare.
Tracheobronchial involvement in Wegener's granulomatosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med.
Fujita et al., "A case of the limited from of Wegener's granulomatosis without c-ANCA," Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi, vol.
Holbrook et al., "Damage caused by Wegener's granulomatosis and its treatment: prospective data from the Wegener's Granulomatosis Etanercept Trial (WGET)," Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol.
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), formerly known as Wegener's granulomatosis, is a systemic autoimmune disease involving small- to medium-sized vasculitis and necrotizing granulomatous inflammation in the upper and lower respiratory tract, as well as the kidney.