Clinical features of childhood granulomatosis with polyangiitis (wegener's granulomatosis)


Bohm M., Fernandez M. I. G. , ÖZEN S. , Pistorio A., Dolezalova P., Brogan P., ...More

PEDIATRIC RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.12, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1546-0096-12-18
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC RHEUMATOLOGY

Abstract

Background: Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (GPA), formerly known as Wegener's granulomatosis (WG), belongs to the group of ANCA-associated necrotizing vasculitides. This study describes the clinical picture of the disease in a large cohort of GPA paediatric patients.