Unusual Clinic Presentation of Polyarteritis Nodosa: Involvement of Axillary and Brachial Artery


Kocyigit I. , Koyuncu S. , Mavili E., ÜNAL A. , Tokmak T. T. , Cilan H., ...Daha Fazla

RENAL FAILURE, cilt.33, ss.1043-1045, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/0886022x.2011.618427
  • Dergi Adı: RENAL FAILURE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1043-1045

Özet

Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a necrotizing inflammatory vasculitis of small-and medium-sized muscular arteries. Multiple organs, especially the kidney, skin, peripheric nerves, striated muscles, and intestine, are affected. In this case report, a patient with renal and hepatic involvement and axillary and brachial artery aneurysm resulting in shoulder hematoma and pain due to underlying PAN is presented.