Giant cell arteritis presenting with ANCA-associated glomerulonephritis

  • Gen Nakamura
  • Yuta Fukuchi
  • Noriyuki Homma
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Giant cell arteritis Giant cell Myeloperoxidase anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody Necrotizing crescentic glomerulonephritis 


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    Chan WM, Liu DT, Chan AY, Lai CH, Choi PC, Lam DS. ANCA-associated giant cell arteritis presenting with mononeuritis multiplex and central retinal artery occlusion: a case report. Rheumatology. 2004;43(4):529–31.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NephrologyNiigata Prefectural Shibata HospitalShibataJapan
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineNiigata Prefectural Shibata HospitalShibataJapan

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