angiitis


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an·gi·i·tis

, angitis (an'jē-ī'tis, an-jī'tis),
Inflammation of a blood vessel (arteritis, phlebitis) or lymphatic vessel (lymphangitis).
Synonym(s): vasculitis
[angio- + G. -itis, inflammation]

angiitis

Vasculitis, see there. See Cerebral granulomatous angiitis, Cutaneous leukocytoclasticangiitis.

an·gi·i·tis

, angitis (an'jē-ī'tis, an-jī'tis)
Inflammation of a blood vessel (arteritis, phlebitis) or lymphatic vessel (lymphangitis).
Synonym(s): vasculitis.
[angio- + G. -itis, inflammation]

angiitis

Inflammation of a blood vessel.

an·gi·i·tis

, angitis (an'jē-ī'tis, an-jī'tis)
Inflammation of a blood vessel (arteritis, phlebitis) or lymphatic vessel (lymphangitis).
[angio- + G. -itis, inflammation]
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According to CHCC 2012 classification, it seems that more patients with cutaneous leukocytoclastic angiitis will be named as vasculitis associated with probable etiology in the future.
A subset of patients with CAA will have an inflammatory angiitis sometimes referred to as Amyloid p related angiitis.
Necrotizing angiitis in a methamphetamine user with hepatitis B--Angiographic diagnosis, five-month follow-up results and localization of bleeding site.
Acquired heart post-varicella) disease Polycythaemia Moyamoya disease or Rheumatic HD syndrome Prothrombotic states Vasculitides Infective endocarditis Congenital Meningitis Prosthetic heart valves Protein S, C Childhood primary angiitis deficiency of Factor V Leiden the central nervous system mutation (cPACNS) Metabolic Takayasu's arteritis Homocysteinaemia Cervical arterial dissection Hyperlipidaemia Table V.
Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) or angiitis is an uncommon disorder, characterized mainly by asthma, allergic rhinitis, eosinophilia and systemic vasculitis.
Type IV: Vasculitis probably associated with HIV aetiology (primary angiitis of the central nervous system (CNS), Kawasaki-like syndromes, non-hepatitis B polyarteritis nodosa, HIV-related aneurysms, etc.).
These considerations and the lack of evidence for an ischaemic pathogenesis in our extensive paraclinical testing also argue against systemic vasculitides, vertebral artery dissection and primary CNS angiitis.
(1, 2) For example, the large vessel vasculitides include giant cell or temporal arteritis and Takayasu arteritis; medium-sized vessel vasculitic syndromes include polyarteritis nodosa, Kawasaki's disease, and isolated angiitis of the CNS.
Primary angiitis of the central nervous system (PACNS) is a rare vasculitis involving medium and small blood vessels of the brain, spinal cord, and meninges, without systemic involvement.
Lie et al., "The American college of rheumatology 1990 criteria for the classification of churg-strauss syndrome (allergic granulomatosis and angiitis)," Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol.
The common causes for raised eosinophil count are parasitic conditions, allergy/atopy, eczema, urticaria, allergic rhinitis, angioneurotic oedema, reactive eosinophilia subsequent to T-cell lymphoma, B-cell lymphoma, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, eosinophilic leukemia, idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome, allergic drug reactions and collagen vascular diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, eosinophilic fasciitis or allergic angiitis.