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Type: Artigo
Title: Central nervous system vasculitis in adults: an update
Author: Dutra, Livia Almeida
Silva de Souza, Alexandre Wagner
Grinberg-Dias, Gabriela
Povoas Barsottini, Orlando Graziani
Appenzeller, Simone
Abstract: Primary central nervous system vasculitis (PCNSV) is a challenging diagnosis due to broad clinical manifestations and variable specificity and sensitivity of laboratory and imaging diagnostic tools. Differential diagnosis includes reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome (RCVS), secondary vasculitis of the CNS and other noninflammatory vasculopathies. Brain biopsy is essential for definitive diagnosis and to exclude mimickers. Recent data show that data large-vessel PCNSV present worse prognosis when compared to small-vessel PCNSV. Herein we review diagnosis and management of PCNSV, secondary vasculitis of CNS and RCVS
Subject: Vasculite
Granulomatose Linfomatoide
Country: Estados Unidos
Editor: Elsevier
Rights: Fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1016/j.autrev.2016.12.001
Date Issue: 2017
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