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angiitis

[‚an·jē′īd·əs]
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Churg-Strauss granulomatosis (10) is sometimes known as allergic granulomatosis and angiitis.
We present a case of allergic granulomatosis angiitis that suggests the need for chronic daily low dose prednisone.
Burns Amberson lecture--pulmonary angiitis and granulomatosis.
Wegener's granulomatosis can also cause proliferative or focal necrotizing glomerulonephritis and disseminated angiitis, which can compromise any organ in the body.
A recent study (8) has suggested that some cases formerly considered grade I lymphomatoid granulomatosis (or alternatively benign lymphocytic angiitis and granulomatosis) are distinct from grade II and grade III lymphomatoid granulomatosis and actually represent pulmonary manifestations of IgG4-related sclerosing disease.
Biopsy and histopathology revealed cerebral amyloid angiopathy with angiitis.
Churg-Strauss syndrome (CSS) was also labeled allergic granulomatosis and angiitis because of the presence, predominantly in extranodal locations, of granulomatous inflammation along with eosinophilic vasculitis.
4-6,50-53] This large-vessel involvement by VZV is known variously as herpes zoster ophthalmicus, granulomatous angiitis, VZV vasculitis, or simply stroke associated with VZV.