granulomatosis

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Related to eosinophilic granulomatosis: Langerhans cell granulomatosis

granulomatosis

[‚gran·yə‚lō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Any disease characterized by multiple granulomas.
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Respiratory medicine company GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK)(NYSE:GSK) reported on Tuesday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Nucala (mepolizumab) for the first targeted treatment for eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (EGPA), previously known as Churg-Strauss syndrome.
Nomenclature of Small Vessel Vasculitis (a) Immune Complex Vasculitis ANCA-Associated Vasculitis Anti-C1q vasculitis Microscopic polyangiitis Anti-GBM vasculitis Granulomatosis with Cryoglobulinemic vasculitis polyangiitis IgA vasculitis Eosinophilic granulomatosis Hypocomplementemic with polyangiitis urticarial vasculitis Abbreviations: ANCA, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody;GBM, glomerular basement membrane disease;IgA, immunoglobulin A.
Vocal cord paralysis has also been reported in polyarteritis nodosa, Behcet's disease, rheumatoid arthritis and eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, although never as an initial isolated manifestation (8,9).
Diagnosis and classification of eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (formerly named Churg-Strauss syndrome).
Granulomatosis with polyangiitis or Wegener's granulomatosis (WG) is a systemic vasculitis with necrotizing small vessels, eosinophilic granulomatosis and microscopic polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss syndrome) [1].
Subsets include eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders (affects esophagus, stomach, or intestines); eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, aka Churg-Strauss Syndrome, (affects lungs, sinuses, heart, and various organ systems); and hypereosinophilic syndrome (affects blood and organs).
Limitamos la busqueda a articulos de revision, guias de manejo y meta-analisis, sin limite en idioma o fecha de publicacion, utilizando terminos MESH: hypereosinophilic sindrome, churg strauss sindrome, eosinophilic, eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, posteriormente los acoplamos a terminos como update, review, associations.
Eosinophilic granulomatosis (EG) can incidentally be found with malignancy and has been found to coexist with lymphoma.
Other differential diagnoses of the pulmonary granulomatosis considered were lymphoma, allergic alveolitis, miliary tuberculosis, metastasis, and eosinophilic granulomatosis.

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