Takayasu’s Arteritis

  • Fridon Todua
  • Dudana Gachechiladze


2008 was the 100th anniversary of the first clinical description of nonspecific aortoarteritis by a Japanese scientist, ophthalmologist Mikito Takayasu (Takayasu 1908).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fridon Todua
    • 1
  • Dudana Gachechiladze
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyNational Academy of Sciences of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical Medicine, I. Javakhishili Tbilisi State UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyProgramme of Caucasus UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  3. 3.Department of Ultrasound DiagnosticsNational Medical Academy of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical MedicineTbilisiGeorgia

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