Microscopic Polyangiitis

Mikroskopisk polyangiit

Engelsk definition

A primary systemic vasculitis of small- and some medium-sized vessels. It is characterized by a tropism for kidneys and lungs, positive association with anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA), and a paucity of immunoglobulin deposits in vessel walls.

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Engelska synonymer

Microscopic Polyangiitides Polyangiitides, Microscopic Polyangiitis, Microscopic