Musculoskeletal System Vasculitis

  • M. Habib Bouhaouala
  • Kaouthar Ben Hamida
  • Ahmed Laater
  • Hanène Kédadi
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Musculoskeletal disorders are possible during vasculitis of large and medium-sized vessels. The diagnosis is generally suspected from the clinical symptoms of other organ system involvement. It is confirmed by biological tests, biopsy, and sometimes helped by imaging.


Public Health Internal Medicine Clinical Symptom Clinical Manifestation Vascular Surgery 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Habib Bouhaouala
    • 1
  • Kaouthar Ben Hamida
    • 2
  • Ahmed Laater
    • 3
  • Hanène Kédadi
    • 4
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Medical ImagingMedical School of TunisLa MarsaTunisia
  2. 2.Department of Internal ImagingMedical School of TunisLa MarsaTunisia
  3. 3.Department of RheumatologyMedical School of TunisLa MarsaTunisia
  4. 4.Department of Internal medecineMedical School of TunisLa MarsaTunisia
  5. 5.Department of Medical Imaging and Imaging Guided InterventionsMedical School of TunisLa MarsaTunisia

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