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ALLMedicine™ Aortitis Center

Research & Reviews  777 results

Varicella Zoster Virus Infection in Granulomatous Arteritis of the Aorta.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4878728
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Gilden D, White T et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2016 - Granulomatous arteritis characterizes the pathology of giant cell arteritis, granulomatous aortitis, and intracerebral varicella zoster virus (VZV) vasculopathy. Because intracerebral VZV vasculopathy and giant cell arteritis are strongly associat...

Capnocytophaga canimorsus prosthetic aortitis in an HIV-positive woman.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3719637
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Rougemont M, Ratib O et. al.

May 23rd, 2013 - A 49-year-old woman with a 15-year history of HIV-hepatitis C virus coinfection had aortic valve and ascending aorta replacement in 2007. She presented with abdominal pain, episodic diarrhea, and profuse sweating in 2010. Thoracoabdominal positron...

Aortitis, periaortitis, and retroperitoneal fibrosis, as manifestations of IgG4-related...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0b013e3283412f7c
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Stone JR

Nov 2nd, 2010 - In last few years, there have been significant advances in our understanding of a newly recognized condition known as IgG4-related systemic disease. This review will focus on IgG4-related systemic disease as a cause of thoracic aortitis, inflammat...

Incidence, etiology, histologic findings, and course of thoracic inflammatory aortopath...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.07.039
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Pacini D, Leone O et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2008 - The aims of this study were to detect the incidence of thoracic histologically proven aortitis in a large series of 788 patients operated on for thoracic aortic disease, to describe the surgical and histologic features of inflammatory thoracic aor...

Comparison of the structure of the aortic valve and ascending aorta in adults having ao...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.972406
Circulation Roberts WC, Vowels TJ et. al.

Feb 15th, 2011 - There is debate concerning whether an aneurysmal ascending aorta should be replaced when associated with a dysfunctioning aortic valve that is to be replaced. To examine this issue, we divided the patients by type of aortic valve dysfunction-eithe...

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Guidelines  1 results

Consensus statement on surgical pathology of the aorta from the Society for Cardiovascu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carpath.2015.05.001
Cardiovascular Pathology : the Official Journal of the So... Stone JR, Bruneval P et. al.

Jun 8th, 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  779 results

Varicella Zoster Virus Infection in Granulomatous Arteritis of the Aorta.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4878728
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Gilden D, White T et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2016 - Granulomatous arteritis characterizes the pathology of giant cell arteritis, granulomatous aortitis, and intracerebral varicella zoster virus (VZV) vasculopathy. Because intracerebral VZV vasculopathy and giant cell arteritis are strongly associat...

Capnocytophaga canimorsus prosthetic aortitis in an HIV-positive woman.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3719637
Journal of Clinical Microbiology; Rougemont M, Ratib O et. al.

May 23rd, 2013 - A 49-year-old woman with a 15-year history of HIV-hepatitis C virus coinfection had aortic valve and ascending aorta replacement in 2007. She presented with abdominal pain, episodic diarrhea, and profuse sweating in 2010. Thoracoabdominal positron...

Aortitis, periaortitis, and retroperitoneal fibrosis, as manifestations of IgG4-related...
https://doi.org/10.1097/BOR.0b013e3283412f7c
Current Opinion in Rheumatology; Stone JR

Nov 2nd, 2010 - In last few years, there have been significant advances in our understanding of a newly recognized condition known as IgG4-related systemic disease. This review will focus on IgG4-related systemic disease as a cause of thoracic aortitis, inflammat...

Incidence, etiology, histologic findings, and course of thoracic inflammatory aortopath...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2008.07.039
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Pacini D, Leone O et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2008 - The aims of this study were to detect the incidence of thoracic histologically proven aortitis in a large series of 788 patients operated on for thoracic aortic disease, to describe the surgical and histologic features of inflammatory thoracic aor...

Comparison of the structure of the aortic valve and ascending aorta in adults having ao...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.110.972406
Circulation Roberts WC, Vowels TJ et. al.

Feb 15th, 2011 - There is debate concerning whether an aneurysmal ascending aorta should be replaced when associated with a dysfunctioning aortic valve that is to be replaced. To examine this issue, we divided the patients by type of aortic valve dysfunction-eithe...

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News  5 results

Polymyalgia rheumatica: Clinical presentation is key to diagnosis and treatment
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/94208/rheumatology/polymyalgia-rheumatica-clinical-presentation-key-diagnosis-and
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD

ABSTRACTPolymyalgia rheumatica should be considered in the differential diagnosis in patients over 50 years old who present with bilateral achiness and stiffness in the shoulders or hips or both. It usually responds quickly to once-daily, low-dose.

In reply: Giant cell arteritis
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95500/vascular/reply-giant-cell-arteritis?channel=164
Alexandra Villa-Forte, MD, MPH

Aug 1st, 2011 - In Reply: We know from autopsy studies that most patients with giant cell arteritis, if not all, develop aortitis at some point during the course of their disease, but we don’t know (and no study yet has completely addressed) the following questio.

Remain Connected on Connect
https://www.mdedge.com/vascularspecialistonline/article/202603/society-news/remain-connected-connect?channel=28399

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.

IgG4-Related Systemic Aortitis Responds to Rituximab
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/45629/lupus-connective-tissue-diseases/igg4-related-systemic-aortitis-responds
Sharon Worcester

Jul 1st, 2011 - CHICAGO – Rituximab is showing promise as an effective treatment for IgG4-related aortitis, a condition which has only recently been described. In one patient with aortitis and a high serum IgG4 level of 1,560 mg/dL, treatment with rituximab resul.

New Treatment Strategies in Large-vessel Vasculitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/776095_8

Rituximab and Tocilizumab With Other Large-vessel Vasculitides IgG4-related disease (IgG4-RD) is a disorder characterized by elevated serum IgG4 levels and the infiltration of tissue by increased numbers of IgG4-expressing plasma cells along with ...

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