arteritis

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arteritis

[‚ärd·ə′rīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of an artery.
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Superantigenic activity is responsible for induction of coronary arteritis in mice: An animal model of Kawasaki disease.
1) Cardiac involvement in GPA can be in the form of silent ischemia in the majority of patients; while in other patients, it may present as conduction abnormalities, pericarditis, granulomatous myocarditis, valvulitis, endocarditis, coronary arteritis, aneurysms, and myocardial infarction.
Cardiac involvement is relatively uncommon (2) and may present in the form of pericarditis, conduction system disturbances, coronary arteritis, intracavitary thrombosis, endomyocardial fibrosis or valvular insufficiency (3).

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