• Kussmaul A, Maier R. Ueber eine bisher nicht beschriebene eigenthümliche Arterienerkrankung (Periarteritis nodosa), die mit Morbus Brightii und rapid fortschreitender allgemeiner Muskellähmung einhergeht. (medscape.com)
  • Davson J, Ball J, Platt R. The kidney in periarteritis nodosa. (medscape.com)
  • A. Kussmaul and R. Maier, "Uber eine bisher nicht beschreibeneeigenthumliche ArtermenerKrankung (periarteritis nodosa), die mit Morbus Brightii und rapid fortsch retender allgemeiner Muskellahmung einhergeht," Deutsches Archiv für Klinische Medizin , vol. 1, article 1866, pp. 484-518. (hindawi.com)
  • Periarteritis nodosa was a term used from the mid-1800s to the 1900s to describe a spectrum of systemic vasculitic disorders, including diseases that manifested as arterial aneurysms, as well as those that caused diffuse necrotizing glomerulonephritis. (medscape.com)
  • [ 5 , 6 ] The term periarteritis nodosa was changed to polyarteritis nodosa in the mid-1900s to reflect the transmural inflammation of arteries caused by this disorder. (medscape.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (or periarteritis nodosa ) is a vasculitis of medium-sized arteries, which become swollen and damaged from attack by rogue immune cells. (bionity.com)
  • It was the first vasculitis to be described by Kussmaul and Maier in 1866 and was named "periarteritis nodosa. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Kussmaul A, Maier R (1866) Ueber eine bisher nicht beschriebene eigenthu ̈mliche Arterienerkrankung (Periarteritis nodosa), die mit Morbus Brightii und rapid fortschreitender allgemeiner Muskel- l ̈ahmung einhergeht. (springer.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), also known as periarteritis nodosa or Kussmaul-Maier disease, is a serious ideopathic vascular disease that commonly affects both small and medium-sized arteries throughout the body. (physio-pedia.com)
  • polyarteritis nodosa - periarteritis nodosa a disease of unknown cause in which there is patchy inflammation of the walls of the arteries. (enacademic.com)
  • Полиартериит Нодозный (Polyarteritis Nodosa), Периартериит Нодозный (Periarteritis Nodosa) - заболевания неизвестного происхождения, при котором на стенках артерий образуются воспалительные бляшки. (enacademic.com)
  • Hypernyms: ↑arteritis * * * ˈpälē+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from poly + arteritis : periarteritis nodosa * * * /pol ee ahr teuh ruy tis/, n. (enacademic.com)
  • Clinicopathologic conference: a variant of periarteritis nodosa. (uchicago.edu)
  • KUSSMAUL and Maier 1 in 1866 first described the disease which is now called polyarteritis or periarteritis nodosa. (jamanetwork.com)
  • Dermatologic Features of ADA2 Deficiency in Cutaneous Polyarteritis Nodosa. (medscape.com)
  • Soufir N, Descamps V, Crickx B. Hepatitis C virus infection in cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa: a retrospective study of 16 cases. (medscape.com)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa induced by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. (medscape.com)
  • There is also a form of the disease which affects the skin, known as cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (CPAN). (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • There is a form of the disease called cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa. (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (cPAN) is a benign and rare form of localized cutaneous vasculitis (inflammation of blood vessels) that is characterized by necrosis of small and medium-sized arteries of the skin. (medindia.net)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa: A rare isolated cutaneous vasculitis. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (CPAN) is a rare form of cutaneous vasculitis that involves small and medium sized arteries of the dermis and subcutaneous tissue without systemic involvement. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (CPAN) is an uncommon and rare form of cutaneous vasculitis. (biomedsearch.com)
  • 2 ] The etiopathogenesis of cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa remains unclear. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Benign cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa. (meta.org)
  • Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa is the variant of polyarteritis nodosa which produce symptomatic skin vasculitis symptoms and signs. (medicalrealm.net)
  • Most often patients will display a cutaneous livedo vascular pattern with or without underlying systemic symptoms other than mild joint or muscle discomfort in cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (CPAN). (thecardiologyadvisor.com)
  • IMPORTANCE In cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa (CPAN), less aggressive treatments can be selected, because CPAN is not associated with life-threatening or progressive outcomes. (elsevier.com)
  • PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa. (cdc.gov)
  • The lack of both pathognomonic visceral and/or cutaneous features and specific serologic tests for identifying polyarteritis nodosa explains why making the diagnosis is often delayed. (elsevier.com)
  • Adding azathioprine to remission-induction glucocorticoids for eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss), microscopic polyangiitis, or polyarteritis nodosa without poor prognosis factors: a randomized, controlled trial. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Mahr A, Guillevin L, Poissonnet M, Aymé S. Prevalences of polyarteritis nodosa, microscopic polyangiitis, Wegener's granulomatosis, and Churg-Strauss syndrome in a French urban multiethnic population in 2000: a capture-recapture estimate. (medscape.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa rarely affects the blood vessels of the lungs and this feature can help to differentiate it from other vasculitides, which may have similar signs and symptoms (e.g., granulomatosis with polyangiitis or microscopic polyangiitis). (wikipedia.org)
  • Deaths occurring during the first year after treatment onset for polyarteritis nodosa, microscopic polyangiitis, and Churg-Strauss syndrome: a retrospective analysis of causes and factors predictive of mortality based on 595 patients," Medicine , vol. 84, no. 5, pp. 323-330, 2005. (hindawi.com)
  • formerly called microscopic polyarteritis) is an ANCA-associated systemic vasculitis that has some features similar to those of classic PAN, with the additional involvement of renal glomeruli and pulmonary capillaries. (medscape.com)
  • Hughes LB, Bridges SL Jr. Polyarteritis nodosa and microscopic polyangiitis: etiologic and diagnostic considerations. (medscape.com)
  • Perinuclear pattern of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (p- ANCA ) - not associated with "classic" polyarteritis nodosa, but is present in a form of the disease affecting smaller blood vessels, known as microscopic polyangiitis or leukocytoclastic angiitis. (bionity.com)
  • Microscopic polyangiitis and polyarteritis nodosa: how and when do they start? (nih.gov)
  • To describe initial clinical symptoms attributable to microscopic polyangiitis (MPA) or polyarteritis nodosa (PAN). (nih.gov)
  • Renal involvement in hepatitis B-polyarteritis nodosa (HBV-PAN) usually occurs in the form of hypertension, microscopic hematuria, proteinuria but nephrotic range proteinuria or renal failure is very uncommon. (nih.gov)
  • To assess the efficacy of systemic corticosteroids alone as first-line treatment of polyarteritis nodosa and microscopic polyangiitis without poor-prognosis factors as defined by the five-factor score (FFS=0), and to compare the efficacy and safety of azathioprine vs pulse cyclophosphamide as adjunctive immunosuppressive therapy to treat failure or relapse. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Wegener's granulomatosis, microscopic polyangiitis (MPA), Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) and polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) may vary between regions. (bmj.com)
  • The diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) can be difficult because of the spectrum of clinical manifestations and the rarity of the disease. (medscape.com)
  • With a presumptive diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa, the patient received prednisone and cyclophosphamide. (ahajournals.org)
  • Early diagnosis and treatment of polyarteritis nodosa may improve the outcome. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • To confirm the diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa, doctors may take a small sample of an affected organ and examine it under a microscope (biopsy) or take x-rays of the blood vessels ( arteriography ). (merckmanuals.com)
  • The diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa had several unusual features. (rheumatologynetwork.com)
  • Hemobilia, in patients with the diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa, is rare at clinical presentation and has a grave prognosis. (kjim.org)
  • Based on the autopsy and the patient's clinical course, the final diagnosis was polyarteritis nodosa. (elsevier.com)
  • Subsequently, a diagnosis of polyarteritis nodosa was made. (mhmedical.com)
  • Diagnosis of Polyarteritis Nodosa has not been added yet. (rareshare.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), is a systemic necrotizing inflammation of blood vessels (vasculitis) affecting medium-sized muscular arteries, typically involving the arteries of the kidneys and other internal organs but generally sparing the lungs' circulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mononeuritis multiplex develops in >70% of patients with Polyarteritis Nodosa due to damage to arteries supplying large peripheral nerves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Classic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN or c-PAN) is a systemic vasculitis characterized by necrotizing inflammatory lesions that affect medium-sized and small muscular arteries, preferentially at vessel bifurcations. (medscape.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) presents mostly as a systemic disease characterized by necrotizing vasculitis affecting small- and medium-sized arteries. (hindawi.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a condition that causes swollen arteries. (healthline.com)
  • Inflammation in the small and medium arteries caused by pediatric polyarteritis nodosa can lead to serious damage to organs and body systems, including the heart, joints, kidneys, nervous system and digestive system. (childrens.com)
  • And so, if we break it down, we can see poly means many, arter refers to the arteries, and itis is inflammation, just like any vasculitis you see some inflammation, and nodosa means nodular. (khanacademy.org)
  • ANSWER: Polyarteritis means inflammation of many arteries. (deseretnews.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a form of vasculitis, a group of diseases characterised by inflammation of the body's medium-sized arteries. (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a disease of unknown cause that affects arteries, the blood vessels that carry oxygenated blood to organs and tissues. (bionity.com)
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN) is a vasculitis that typically affects medium-sized muscular arteries. (medindia.net)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is an uncommon systemic vasculitis characterized by necrotizing inflammation of small- or medium-sized arteries. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • With polyarteritis nodosa, medium-sized arteries and, less commonly, small arteries become inflamed and damaged. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is an autoimmune condition in which inflammation develops in the arteries. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) presents as a necrotizing vasculitis that affects medium-sized arteries. (frontiersin.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a rare form of vasculitis affecting the medium-size arteries 1 , 2 . (jrheum.org)
  • A 56 year old woman was diagnosed with polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) in June 1998 based on the presence of fibrinoid necrosis and infiltration of polymorphonuclear cells into medium and small sized arteries on a skin biopsy specimen. (bmj.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a form of vasculitis involving inflammation of medium-sized arteries. (merckmanuals.com)
  • [3] With the exception of the lungs, polyarteritis nodosa has the ability to affect many organs and organ systems at the same time by damaging the arteries that supply blood flow. (physio-pedia.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa - An autoimmune disease (immune system attacking its own body) characterized by spontaneous inflammation of the arteries (arteritis) of the body. (enacademic.com)
  • polyarteritis - Simultaneous inflammation of a number of arteries. (enacademic.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a systemic necrotizing vasculitis that typically affects medium-sized muscular arteries and occasionally affects small muscular arteries, resulting in secondary tissue ischemia. (msdmanuals.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a serious blood vessel disease in which small and medium-sized arteries become swollen and damaged. (smrtx.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a type of vasculitis that affects small to medium arteries and leads to significant narrowing of the vasculature. (meducation.net)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a form of necrotizing vasculitis of the small and medium sized muscular arteries, renal arteries and visceral arteries which may spread to surrounding veins. (medicalrealm.net)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a systemic disease that affects small- and medium-sized arteries. (somalidoc.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a systemic disease characterized by inflammatory necrosis of the walls of small- and medium-sized arteries. (somalidoc.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a rare necrotizing vasculitis involving medium or small arteries that is sometimes associated with hepatitis B virus infection. (ochsnerjournal.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa can occur at any age but usually occur in the 40s and 50s with male : female ratio 2 : 1, it is a necrotizing arteritis, with transmural inflammation affecting medium sized arteries. (med2date.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), a systemic necrotizing vasculitis with multiorgan development, is generally restricted to the medium-sized muscular arteries . (bvsalud.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a multisystem necrotizing inflammatory vasculitis of small and medium sized muscular arteries, and is associated with immune complex deposition in the vessel walls 2) . (kjim.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa ( PAN ) is a necrotizing antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody ( ANCA )-negative vasculitis involving medium and small arteries. (empendium.com)
  • Muscle biopsy revealed Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN), a type of rare systemic vasculitis predominantly targeting medium sized arteries. (anncaserep.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a blood vessel disease characterized by inflammation of small and medium-sized arteries ( vasculitis ), preventing them from bringing oxygen and food to organs . (cdc.gov)
  • The cause of polyarteritis nodosa is unknown. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The cause of polyarteritis nodosa is unknown, but it sometimes appears to be triggered by certain viral infections (such as hepatitis B or in rare cases hepatitis C ) or drugs. (merckmanuals.com)
  • [3] If the cause of polyarteritis nodosa is related to a hepatitis infection, and the inflammation has been limited, anti-viral medication along with plasmapheresis is used to combat the infection. (physio-pedia.com)
  • The cause of polyarteritis nodosa is unknown, but immune mechanisms appear to be involved. (msdmanuals.com)
  • The exact cause of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is not known, and in most cases, no predisposing cause has been found (it is idiopathic). (cdc.gov)
  • Cause of Polyarteritis Nodosa has not been added yet. (rareshare.org)
  • What Are the Symptoms of Polyarteritis Nodosa? (healthline.com)
  • As the disease is so rare and symptoms vary so much, it is difficult to diagnose polyarteritis nodosa. (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • Perirenal and renal subcapsular haematoma as presenting symptoms of polyarteritis nodosa. (bmj.com)
  • Doctors suspect polyarteritis nodosa when people have a certain combination of symptoms and blood test results. (merckmanuals.com)
  • Systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) patients may have fever, malaise, and signs or symptoms similar to other patients with systemic vasculitis. (thecardiologyadvisor.com)
  • There is no cure for polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), but the disease and its symptoms can be managed. (cdc.gov)
  • The key message from this case report is that symptoms such as severe muscular pain of the lower extremities and acute diplopia, although also common to other systemic vasculitides and systemic autoimmune diseases, should raise early suspicion of a developing polyarteritis nodosa. (elsevier.com)
  • Symptoms for Polyarteritis Nodosa has not been added yet. (rareshare.org)
  • For information on pediatric PAN, see Childhood Polyarteritis Nodosa . (medscape.com)
  • EULAR/PRINTO/PRES criteria for Henoch-Schönlein purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008. (nih.gov)
  • To report methodology and overall clinical, laboratory and radiographic characteristics for Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP), childhood polyarteritis nodosa (c-PAN), c-Wegener granulomatosis (c-WG) and c-Takayasu arteritis (c-TA) classification criteria. (nih.gov)
  • We analyzed the demographic, clinical, laboratory and histologic features of 13 patients who were diagnosed as having polyarteritis nodosa associated with hepatitis B virus infection over a 12-year period, 1974 to 1985. (wiley.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a rare immune system disorder that causes swelling and damage to small- and medium-sized blood vessels in the body. (mayo.edu)
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN) is a very rare vasculitic disease which affects the medium sized vessels. (vasculitis.eu)
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa (PAN) is a very rare relapsing vasculitic disease which affects medium sized blood vessels, such as those supplying the kidneys and bowel. (vasculitis-ia.org)
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa is inflammation of medium-sized arteriesdue to attacks by rogue immune cells. (rareshare.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a rare necrotizing vasculitis that can be progressive and fatal, and its initial presenting symptom may be leg claudication due to peripheral vascular ischemia. (elsevier.com)
  • To date, there have been fewer than ten case reports of polyarteritis nodosa presenting as peripheral vascular disease. (elsevier.com)
  • This case illustrates the challenges in diagnosing polyarteritis nodosa and the importance of considering vasculitis in young patients presenting with atypical presentations of diseases such as peripheral vascular disease or giant cell arteritis. (elsevier.com)
  • De Golovine, S , Parikh, S & Lu, L 2008, ' A case of polyarteritis nodosa presenting initially as peripheral vascular disease ', Journal of general internal medicine , vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 1528-1531. (elsevier.com)
  • abstract = "Three patients with hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)-positive polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) who are clinically well 41/2-51/2 years after their initial illnesses are described. (elsevier.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a rare and often fatal condition that causes vasculitis (inflammation of the blood vessels). (childrens.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a life-threatening condition that causes inflammation of the blood vessels. (childrens.com)
  • The term polyarteritis nodosa (poly = many, arteritis = arterial inflammation, nodus = lump) has been used for more than a century to describe different conditions associated with extensive inflammation of the blood vessels. (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a rare disease resulting from vasculitis, or blood vessel inflammation. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a rare disease that results from blood vessel inflammation (' vasculitis ') causing injury to organ systems. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a rare disease, caused by an inflammation in the body's small blood vessels. (healthanddisease.com)
  • Pediatric polyarteritis nodosa causes inflammation of the blood vessels that can lead to organ damage. (childrens.com)
  • The American College of Rheumatology 1990 criteria for the classification of polyarteritis nodosa. (medscape.com)
  • M. De Menthon and A. Mahr, "Treating polyarteritis nodosa: current state of the art," Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology , vol. 29, no. 1, supplement 64, pp. (hindawi.com)
  • Hepatitis C virus infection is capable of inducing a fulminant form of vasculitis in the form of polyarteritis nodosa. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patient with polyarteritis nodosa may present with segmental lesion which become bifurcated. (medicalrealm.net)
  • We describe a case of massive hemobilia, due to aneurysmal rupture, in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa. (kjim.org)
  • Recurrent haemobilia in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa. (bvsalud.org)
  • IMSEAR at SEARO: Sigmoid perforation and mesocolic hematoma in a patient with polyarteritis nodosa. (who.int)
  • All patients presented with multisystem disease, and all had biopsy or angiographic findings consistent with polyarteritis nodosa. (wiley.com)
  • Laboratory evaluation and muscle biopsies demonstrated medium size vessel vasculitis consistent with polyarteritis nodosa. (anncaserep.com)
  • To describe a case of optic neuropathy as a primary manifestation of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) and discuss diagnostic challenges. (frontiersin.org)
  • We report a case of an angiographically documented arteriobiliary fistula in massive hemobilia due to rupture of a hepatic artery aneurysm as a manifestation of polyarteritis nodosa. (kjim.org)
  • There are no diagnostic, autoantibody tests for polyarteritis nodosa. (socialstyrelsen.se)
  • At autopsy, the significant finding was polyarteritis nodosa affecting multiple organs. (ahajournals.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is associated with the present of polymorphonuclear neutrophils and, fibrinoid necrosis of the vessel wall with thrombosis, hemorrhage and infarction of tissue supplied by related vessel. (medicalrealm.net)
  • 2019. https://peds.unboundmedicine.com/pedscentral/view/5-Minute-Pediatric-Consult/617669/all/Polyarteritis_Nodosa. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Trepo C, Guillevin L. Polyarteritis nodosa and extrahepatic manifestations of HBV infection: the case against autoimmune intervention in pathogenesis. (medscape.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is more common in people with hepatitis B infection. (bionity.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa was due to HBV infection, but the etiology of MN was uncertain, as it has rarely been described in PAN. (nih.gov)
  • Results: ECD was demonstrated in all primary SNV subgroups of patients with ANCA associated vasculitis and in polyarteritis nodosa, compared with controls. (mdx.ac.uk)
  • Clinical features and outcomes in 348 patients with polyarteritis nodosa: a systematic retrospective study of patients diagnosed between 1963 and 2005 and entered into the French Vasculitis Study Group database," Arthritis and Rheumatism , vol. 62, no. 2, pp. 616-626, 2010. (hindawi.com)
  • 1 ] It should be differentiated from systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) due to the different clinical course and management of the two conditions. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Pagnoux C, Seror R, Henegar C, Mahr A, Cohen P, Le Guern V et al (2010) Clinical features and outcomes in 348 patients with polyarteritis nodosa: a systematic retrospective study of patients diagnosed between 1963 and 2005 and entered into the French Vasculitis Study Group Database. (springer.com)
  • The common clinical and pathological features of polyarteritis nodosa are descriptionbed. (journals.co.za)
  • Seven cases of polyarteritis nodosa are presented with the clinical and pathological findings. (journals.co.za)
  • Protean clinical manifestations of polyarteritis nodosa are described. (elsevier.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is also called Kussmaul disease or Kussmaul-Meier disease . (bionity.com)
  • There is a need for better definition of polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) subphenotypes and the influence of ethnicity and geography. (springer.com)
  • The classification of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (AAV) and polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) for epidemiology studies is confusing. (bmj.com)
  • In polyarteritis nodosa, hepatitis B is actually found in about 20 to 30% of patients, so it's believed that maybe hepatitis B, the proteins that are in this virus, can cause a molecular mimicry and look very identical to self, and so these foreign hepatitis B molecules look like self and induce this entire autoimmune destruction of blood vessels. (khanacademy.org)
  • If blood vessels to the kidneys are affected, polyarteritis nodosa causes high blood pressure and affects how well the kidneys work. (seattlechildrens.org)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a serious blood vessel disease. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is an autoimmune disease. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is a multisystem disease. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa can be mild at first but can worsen rapidly and be fatal within several months, or it can develop gradually as a chronic debilitating disease. (merckmanuals.com)
  • We elicited expert prior opinion for a future Bayesian randomised controlled trial for a rare inflammatory paediatric disease, polyarteritis nodosa (MYPAN, Mycophenolate mofetil for polyarteritis nodosa). (ugent.be)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa is clinically similiar to many diseases such as hepatitis B and C infections, Churg-Strauss syndrome, Kawaski disease, hypersensitivity angitis, as well as Cogan's syndrome. (physio-pedia.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa often has a single acute process, and most deaths happen within the first 1-2 years of the disease. (healthanddisease.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a rare disease that can present at any age and has no racial or ethnic predilection. (mhmedical.com)
  • What are the differential diagnoses for Polyarteritis Nodosa? (medscape.com)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa seen in an arteriogram of a pediatric patient with renovascular hypertension caused by renal artery stenosis, with arterial lesions characterized by multiple thrombi and aneurysms. (enacademic.com)
  • 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/758269/all/polyarteritis_nodosa. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Complications from polyarteritis nodosa include stroke, kidney failure, heart attack, and permanent tissue damage of the intestines. (portsmouthhospital.com)
  • Section through a kidney, showing a blood vessel affected by polyarteritis nodosa (PAN). (sciencephoto.com)
  • Nephrology Now » Blog Archive » Arterial Microaneurysms in Polyarteritis Nodosa. (nephrologynow.com)
  • Arterial Microaneurysms in Polyarteritis Nodosa. (nephrologynow.com)
  • There will be residual violaceous or post inflammatory hyperpigmentation after polyarteritis nodosa has been resolved. (medicalrealm.net)
  • For polyarteritis nodosa related to hepatitis, treatment may involve plasmapheresis and antiviral medicines. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Polyarteritis nodosa related to hepatitis B virus. (medscape.com)