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*  Inflammatory aortic aneurysm
The results from the study were that MRI and FDG-PET were unreliable techniques due to giant cell arteritis. 2015 following ... "MRI and FDG-PET in the Assessment of Inflammatory Aortic Arch Syndrome in Complicated Courses of Giant Cell Arteritis." Annals ...
*  Halo sign
The halo sign of temporal arteritis should not be confused with Deuel's halo sign, which is a sign of fetal death. The halo ... The standard diagnostic test for temporal arteritis is biopsy; however, ultrasound and MRI show promise for replacing it. ... Bley TA, Brink I, Reinhard M (April 2006). "[Imaging procedures for giant cell arteritis (Horton's disease)]". Ophthalmologe ( ... "Color duplex ultrasonography in the diagnosis of temporal arteritis". N Engl J Med. 337 (19): 1336-42. doi:10.1056/ ...
*  Posterior ischemic optic neuropathy
A-PION is caused by an inflammatory disease called giant cell arteritis (GCA). GCA is an inflammatory disease of blood vessels ... To prevent impending blindness, it is urgent to rule out giant cell arteritis when a patient over 50 presents with sudden ... Delecoeuillerie G, Joly P, Cohen de Lara A, Paolaggi JB (September 1988). "Polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis: a ... 1987). "Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis: a 5-year epidemiologic and clinical study in Reggio Emilia, Italy". ...
*  Kawasaki disease
Coronary arteritis may be present, but aneurysms are generally not yet visible by echocardiography. The subacute phase begins ...
*  Arteritis
This type of arteritis is most common in females, with a median age of 25 years. Takayasu arteritis is more common in women of ... Arteritis may be primary or secondary to some other disease process. The primary types are: An example of a secondary arteritis ... Arteritis is the inflammation of the walls of arteries, usually as a result of infection or autoimmune response. Arteritis, a ... A complication of arteritis is thrombosis, which can be fatal. Arteritis and phlebitis are forms of vasculitis. Symptoms of ...
*  Takayasu's arteritis
For example, Takaysu's arteritis has an age of onset of 60 years. Takayasu arteritis is not associated with ANCA, rheumatoid ... Takayasu's arteritis is similar to other forms of vasculitis, including giant cell arteritis which typically affects older ... Johns Hopkins Vasculitis Center Discusses Takayasu's Arteritis "Takayasu Arteritis or Pulseless Disease - Vasculitis UK". www. ... FDG PET can help in diagnosis of active inflammation not just in patients with active Takayasu arteritis prior to treatment but ...
*  Equine viral arteritis
... (EVA) is a disease of horses caused by equine arteritis virus, an RNA virus of the genus Arterivirus. ... Equine arteritis virus leader TRS hairpin (LTH) Virology "Equine Viral Arteritis: Introduction". The Merck Veterinary Manual. ... The short film Equine Viral Arteritis (EVA) - A Manageable Problem is available for free download at the Internet Archive. ... 2010). "Equine arteritis virus". Fenner's Veterinary Virology (5th ed.). Academic Press. pp. 467-471. ISBN 9780128011706. ...
*  Giant-cell arteritis
... is also known as "cranial arteritis" and "Horton's disease." The name (giant-cell arteritis) reflects the ... Giant-cell arteritis (GCA), also called temporal arteritis, is an inflammatory disease of blood vessels. Symptoms may include ... The terms "giant-cell arteritis" and "temporal arteritis" are sometimes used interchangeably, because of the frequent ... Giant-cell arteritis may present with atypical or overlapping features. Early and accurate diagnosis is important to prevent ...
*  Equine arteritis virus leader TRS hairpin (LTH)
The equine arteritis virus leader transcription-regulating sequence hairpin (LTH) is as RNA element that is thought to be a key ... Page for Equine arteritis virus leader TRS hairpin (LTH) at Rfam. ... proximal region of the equine arteritis virus RNA genome". RNA. 10 (3): 424-437. doi:10.1261/rna.5174804. PMC 1370938 . PMID ...
*  Amaurosis fugax
Giant cell arteritis: Giant cell arteritis can result in granulomatous inflammation within the central retinal artery and ... Commonly, amaurosis fugax caused by giant cell arteritis may be associated with jaw claudication and headache. However, it is ... Restated, "because of the brief interval between the transient event and a stroke or blindness from temporal arteritis, the ... Hayreh SS, Podhajsky PA, Zimmerman B (April 1998). "Occult giant cell arteritis: ocular manifestations". Am. J. Ophthalmol. 125 ...
*  Necrotizing vasculitis
Giant-cell arteritis and Takayasu's arteritis have much in common, but usually affect patients of different ages, with ... However, in Takayasu's arteritis, where the aorta may be involved, it is unlikely a biopsy will be successful and angiography ... Takayasu arteritis. Primarily affects the aorta and its main branches. At least 3 out of 6 criteria yields sensitivity and ... Takayasu's arteritis affecting younger people, and giant-cell arteritis having a later age of onset. Aortitis can also be ...
*  Penicillamine
Jaffe, I. A. (1964). "Rheumatoid Arthritis with Arteritis; Report of a Case Treated with Penicillamine". Annals of Internal ...
*  Aleutian disease
3. Immune complex arteritis". Am J Pathol. 71: 331-344. Jepsen, Jørgen R.; d'Amore, Francesco; Baandrup, Ulrik; Clausen, ...
*  Polymyalgia rheumatica
Shiel Jr WC (2008-03-13). "Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR) & Giant Cell Arteritis (Temporal Arteritis)". MedicineNet. Retrieved ... of people with temporal arteritis have polymyalgia rheumatica. Some symptoms of temporal arteritis include headaches, scalp ... Polymyalgia rheumatica is often seen in association with temporal arteritis. It is thought to be brought on by a viral or ... People who have polymyalgia rheumatica may also have temporal arteritis, an inflammation of blood vessels in the face which can ...
*  Vasa vasorum
T cells found near vasa vasorum are implicated in pathogenic process of giant cell arteritis. Inflammation and subsequent ... ISBN 978-0-19-263263-0. Weyand, CM; Goronzy, JJ (Aug 31, 2000). "Pathogenic principles in giant cell arteritis". International ...
*  Vasculitis
The major types are given in the table below: Takayasu's arteritis, polyarteritis nodosa and giant cell arteritis mainly ... Takayasu's arteritis, Temporal arteritis Medium vessel: Buerger's disease, Kawasaki disease, Polyarteritis nodosa Small vessel ... Apart from the arteritis/phlebitis distinction mentioned above, vasculitis is often classified by the caliber of the vessel ... Although both occur in vasculitis, inflammation of veins (phlebitis) or arteries (arteritis) are their own are separate ...
*  Neuromuscular disease
"Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis". www.niams.nih.gov. Retrieved 2016-04-24. "Polymyositis: Background, Etiology ... it is associated with giant-cell arteritis(It often responds to prednisolone). Polymyositis is an autoimmune condition in which ...
*  Ocular ischemic syndrome
Other causes include: Takayasu's arteritis Giant cell arteritis Severe ophthalmic artery occlusion, due to thromboembolism. ... Hamed LM, Guy JR, Moster ML, Bosley T (June 1992). "Giant cell arteritis in the ocular ischemic syndrome". American Journal of ... An ESR should be drawn to detect possible giant cell arteritis. Improvement can be determined by visual acuity, visual field ... for possible arteritis). Additional measures include paracentesis of aqueous humor to decrease IOP acutely. ...
*  Skip lesion
Rarely, it is a characteristic of temporal arteritis. "The importance of skip lesions in temporal arteritis". Journal of ...
*  Fibrin ring granuloma
"Hepatic fibrin-ring granulomas in giant cell arteritis". Gastroenterology. 105 (1): 272-3. PMID 8514044. ...
*  HLA-DQ1
Dong RP, Kimura A, Numano F, Nishimura Y, Sasazuki T (1992). "HLA-linked susceptibility and resistance to Takayasu arteritis". ... linked to Takayasu arteritis in Japanese. Another haplotype, DR8-DQ1 which contains this haplotype may be associated with ...
*  Trismus
Giant cell arteritis Illegal Stimulant drugs, such as MDMA. Infection Local anesthesia (dental injections into the ...
*  HLA-B39
Takayasu's arteritis appears to have a link to B39. The association with B*3902 increases risk of pulmonary infarction, ... Yoshida M, Kimura A, Katsuragi K, Numano F, Sasazuki T (August 1993). "DNA typing of HLA-B gene in Takayasu's arteritis". ... October 1998). "Intron 2 and exon 3 sequences may be involved in the susceptibility to develop Takayasu arteritis". Int. J. ... B39 is suggested as a factor in Takayasu's arteritis and gallstones in Mexico. Osteoarticular complications of brucellosis ...
*  Fibromuscular dysplasia
It most often presents with ischemic symptoms, and frequently mistaken for Takayasu arteritis. (previously known as intimal) ... 15 (6). Tullus K (2013). "Renovascular hypertension-is it fibromuscular dysplasia or Takayasu arteritis". Pediatric Nephrology ... and Takayasu's arteritis. Poloskey, S.; Olin, J.; Mace, P. & Gronik, H. (2012). "Fibromuscular dysplasia". Circulation. ...
*  HLA-B52
This form of disease is frequently found with Takayasu's arteritis. Takayasu's arteritis appears to have an independent link to ... Yoshida M, Kimura A, Katsuragi K, Numano F, Sasazuki T (August 1993). "DNA typing of HLA-B gene in Takayasu's arteritis". ... "Comprehensive analysis of HLA genes in Takayasu arteritis in Japan". Int. J. Cardiol. 54 Suppl: S61-9. doi:10.1016/s0167-5273( ... "Association of clinical manifestations with HLA-B alleles in Takayasu arteritis". Int. J. Cardiol. 66 Suppl 1: S121-6. doi: ...