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Large vessel vasculitides: update for the cardiologist.

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PURPOSE OF REVIEW: To evaluate new developments in the diagnosis and management of large vessel vasculitis, and to explore its relationship to atherosclerosis. RECENT FINDINGS: Although large vessel inflammatory disorders (giant cell arteritis and Takayasu arteritis) are the most common form of systemic vasculitis in adults, they remain incompletely understood and represent a challenge for rheumatologists and cardiologists. Diagnostic strategies rely on obtaining representative histological ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current opinion in cardiology
Volume:
27
Issue:
6
Pages:
578-584
Publication date:
2012-11-05
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EISSN:
1531-7080
ISSN:
0268-4705
URN:
uuid:03b88649-390c-40ac-a784-be6a54902b61
Source identifiers:
360456
Local pid:
pubs:360456

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