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ALLMedicine™ Aortitis Center

Research & Reviews  267 results

Unruptured sinus of valsalva aneurysm in a case of large vessel vasculitis: A diagnosti...
Journal of Cardiac Surgery; Deshpande AA, Malhi AS et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Takayasu arteritis and tuberculous aortitis, both can result in aneurysmal disease of the aorta. The overlapping imaging features in case of large vessel vasculitis can create a diagnostic dilemma. We present a case of large vessel vasculitis and ...

Immunoglobulin G4-related aortitis and severe aortic valve stenosis treated with transc...
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Viana DI, Marcos-Garcés V et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - IgG4-related disease is an immune-mediated fibro-inflammatory disorder with multisystemic involvement. Aortitis and periaortitis are the most common cardiovascular manifestations of the disease. We present the case of a 65-year-old male with sympt...

Coexistence of Takayasu arteritis and chronic myeloid leukemia: Coincidental or paraneo...
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases; Yuce Inel T, Gulcu A et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Vasculitis may rarely be seen in the course of myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPN). In vasculitis associated with hematological diseases, mostly small- and medium-vessel involvement is expected, aortitis is very rare. It is not exactly known whethe...

Aortitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Think on Overlapping IgG4-related Disease: Scleritis ...
Journal of Clinical Rheumatology : Practical Reports on R... Martín-Nares E, Delgado-de la Mora J et. al.

Jul 24th, 2021 - Aortitis in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Think on Overlapping IgG4-related Disease: Scleritis and Aortitis in Early Rheumatoid Arthritis.|2021|Martín-Nares E,Delgado-de la Mora J,Martínez-Benítez B,Hernandez-Molina G,|

IgG4 aortitis of the ascending thoracic aorta: A case report and literature review.
Journal of Radiology Case Reports; Shilagani C, Lansman S et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - IgG4 aortitis is a recently recognized entity that can have clinical and imaging features that mimic acute aortic syndrome. Therefore, it is imperative for radiologists to be aware of how to potentially differentiate the two. Although this entity ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Consensus statement on surgical pathology of the aorta from the Society for Cardiovascu...
Cardiovascular Pathology : the Official Journal of the So... Stone JR, Bruneval P et. al.

Jun 9th, 2015 - Inflammatory diseases of the aorta include routine atherosclerosis, aortitis, periaortitis, and atherosclerosis with excessive inflammatory responses, such as inflammatory atherosclerotic aneurysms. The nomenclature and histologic features of thes...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Studies of the Natural History, Pathogenesis, and Outcome of Idiopathic Systemic Vasculitis

Sep 14th, 2018 - The purpose of this protocol is to study the natural history of idiopathic systemic vasculitis in children and adults. The idiopathic vasculitides are a group of rare, systemic diseases involving inflammation of arteries and other tissue with resu...

VCRC Longitudinal Protocol for Aortitis

Apr 25th, 2018 - This study will develop a longitudinal cohort of patients with different types of aortitis to systematically study the natural history, optimal treatments, and outcomes in this group of diseases. This will provide a resource for future studies and...

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News  11 results

Remain Connected on Connect

Jun 17th, 2019 - How have you managed a possible infected aortitis, a severe focal stenosis or a fractured carotid stent? Give your input in discussions about these topics, and more, on your online community, SVSConnect. If you attended VAM last week, continue the.

A 73-Year-Old Woman With Recurrent Bacteremia

Sep 20th, 2017 - Primary AEFs are caused by spontaneous erosion of the aorta into the GI tract. As many as 83% of these cases are associated with abdominal aortic atherosclerotic aneurysms, with a mean diameter of 6.2 cm. Other causes of AEFs include infection (of...

FDA notifies Amgen of misbranding of its biological product, Neulasta, due to false or misleading promotional communications about the product’s benefit

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an untitled letter to Amgen Inc. for the misbranding of its biological product, Neulasta (pegfilgrastim) injection, for subcutaneous use, resulting from a false or misleading promotional communicat...

A 19-Year-Old Man With Back Pain and Fever

Dec 2nd, 2015 - Upon physical examination, the loss of lateral flexion of the lumbar spine is the earliest objective sign of spinal involvement. Sacroiliitis may be detected by eliciting a tenderness response during percussion over the sacroiliac joints. Objectiv...

Experts Weigh In on IgG4 Disease

Apr 1st, 2015 - Action Points This consensus statement provides guidance for clinicians facing IgG4-related diseases, a relatively novel classification. Be aware that much of the evidence for managment of these related conditions are not informed by clinical tria...

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