TITLE

Riesenzellarteriitis

AUTHOR(S)
Nowak, Albina
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Praxis (16618157);6/5/2013, Vol. 102 Issue 12, p703
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
88045511

 

Related Articles

  • Giant cell arteritis. Calvo-Romero J M // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Sep2003, Vol. 79 Issue 935, p511 

    Giant cell arteritis (GCA), temporal arteritis or Horton's arteritis, is a systemic vasculitis which involves large and medium sized vessels, especially the extracranial branches of the carotid arteries, in persons usually older than 50 years. Permanent visual loss, ischaemic strokes, and...

  • Giant cell arteritis. Calvo-Romero J M // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Sep2003, Vol. 79 Issue 935, p511 

    Giant cell arteritis (GCA), temporal arteritis or Horton's arteritis, is a systemic vasculitis which involves large and medium sized vessels, especially the extracranial branches of the carotid arteries, in persons usually older than 50 years. Permanent visual loss, ischaemic strokes, and...

  • Diagnosis and management of giant cell arteritis. Barraclough, Kevin; Mallen, Christian D.; Helliwell, Toby; Hider, Samantha L.; Dasgupta, Bhaskar // British Journal of General Practice;Jun2012, Vol. 62 Issue 599, p329 

    The article discusses the diagnosis and management of giant cell arteritis (GCA), a common form of large-vessel vasculitis that affects branches of external carotid artery and the ciliary and retinal arteries. Patients with suspected GCA are advised to undergo specialist assessment and temporal...

  • Dry cough is a frequent manifestation of giant cell arteritis. Zenone, Thierry; Puget, Marie // Rheumatology International;Aug2013, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p2165 

    Physicians need to be familiar with the typical manifestations of giant cell arteritis. However, the challenge lies in recognizing atypical cases that lack the more specific manifestations or reflect vasculitis in less frequently involved territories. Among atypical clinical manifestations, dry...

  • Determinants of Vessel Targeting in Vasculitis. Hoffman, Gary S. // Clinical & Developmental Immunology;Sep-Dec2004, Vol. 11 Issue 3/4, p275 

    Studies of autoimmune diseases have not yet elucidated why certain organs or vessels become the objects of injury while others are spared- This paper will explore the hypothesis that important differences exist in regions of the aorta that determine vulnerability to diseases, such as...

  • Necrotising tongue and skin lesions in temporal arteritis: follow up of a case with a possible iatrogenic factor. Siemssen, S.J.; Larsen, O.D.; McNair, A. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);3/16/1985, Vol. 290 Issue 6471, p819 

    Examines the nature of temporal arteritis. Formation of granulomas; Effects of arteritis on the arteries of medium and small size; Consideration on vascular changes of a constrictive-thrombotic nature.

  • Pain in the Quiet (Not Red) Eye. FIORE, DAVID C.; PASTERNAK, ANDREW V.; RADWAN, RABAB M. // American Family Physician;7/1/2010, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p69 

    Although eye pain is often accompanied by redness or injection, pain can also occur with a quiet eye. Pain in a quiet eye can be the first sign of a vision-threatening condition, a more benign ophthalmologic condition, or a nonophthalmologic condition. Acute narrow-angle glaucoma is an emergent...

  • Giant cell arteritis. Hunder, G.G. // Lupus;1998, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p266 

    In many populations giant cell arteritis (GCA) is the most common form of vasculitis. Genetic markers, ethnic factors, and increasing age over 50 years appear to enhance susceptibility and an infection may trigger its onset. Recent investigations provide evidence that the vasculitic reaction is...

  • Ein Fortschritt in der Therapie des zentralen Riesenzellgranuloms: Additive Verabreichung von Calcitonin Nasalspray. Beck-Mannagetta, J.; Krenkel, C.; Kässmann, H.; Prokop, E. // Stomatologie;2004, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p71 

    Progress in the treatment of central giant cell granuloma: additional administration of calcitonin nasal spray. Introduction: The central giant cell granuloma (CGCG) of the jaws is not regarded as a true neoplasm. However, its extension and progression occasionally justified rather aggressive...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics