CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY, vol.27, no.1, 2009 (SCI-Expanded)
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CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RHEUMATOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Takayasu's arteritis, clinical and angiographic features, prognosis, CLASSIFICATION, MANIFESTATIONS, HYPERTENSION, INVOLVEMENT, CRITERIA, THERAPY, DISEASE
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Objective. Takayasu's arteritis (TA) is a chronic, inflammatory vasculitis affecting the aorta and its major branches. Although it is more, prevalent in Far-East Asia, the distribution of the disease is worldwide with different vascular involvement patterns and clinical manifestations. The objective of this study was to evaluate the demographic, clinical, angiographic and prognostic features of TA patients in Turkey.