periarteritis


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periarteritis

 [per″e-ahr″ter-i´tis]
inflammation of the outer coat of an artery and of the tissues surrounding it.
periarteritis gummo´sa accumulation of gummas on the blood vessels in syphilis.
periarteritis nodo´sa polyarteritis nodosa.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·i·ar·te·ri·tis

(per'ē-ar'tĕ-rī'tis),
Inflammation of the adventitia of an artery.
Synonym(s): exarteritis
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per·i·ar·te·ri·tis

(per'ē-ahr-tĕr-ī'tis)
Inflammation of the adventitia of an artery.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

periarteritis

Inflammation of the outer coat of an artery and of the surrounding tissues.
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Periarteritis with a normal caliber (type A) was found in 15 arteries, including the aortic arch (n=2), ascending aorta (n=2), descending aorta (n=2), pulmonary artery (n=1), aortaventralis (n=3), celiac truck (n=2), iliac artery (n=2), and SMA (n=1).
Monckeberg, "Uber periarteritis nodosa," Beitr Path Anat Allg Pathol, vol.
Cutaneous periarteritis nodosa: a clinicopathological study of 79 cases.
Seventeen years later, he speculated correctly that the disease was systemic and was in the same group of diseases as lupus, scleroderma and periarteritis. Presently, idiopathic RF is considered part of a recently defined group of diseases known as IgG4-related diseases.
Über eine bisher nicht beschriebene eigenthümliche Arterienerkrankung (Periarteritis nodosa), die mit Morbus Brightii und rapid fortschreitender, allgemeiner Muskellahmung einhergeht.
To our knowledge, this is the first report demonstrating the eosinophilic periarteritis in the LITA graft after CABG.
Immunoglobulin G4-related coronary periarteritis in a patient presenting with myocardial ischemia.
Although Heinz Klinger, a medical student, is credited with the first description of the disorder in 1932, he attributed the findings to a form of periarteritis nodosa [2].
Interferon-alpha and ribavirin treatment in a patient with hepatitis C virus-associated cutaneous periarteritis nodosa.

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