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Disease Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis

Name Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis
Synonyms Granulomatosis, Wegener | Granulomatosis, Wegener's | Granulomatosis with Polyangiitides | GRANULOMATOSIS WITH POLYANGIITIS | Polyangiitides, Granulomatosis with | Polyangiitis, Granulomatosis with | Wegener Granulomatosis | Wegener's Granulomatosis | WG | with Polyangiitides, Granulomatosis | with Polyangiitis, Granulomatosis
Definition A multisystemic disease of a complex genetic background. It is characterized by inflammation of the blood vessels (VASCULITIS) leading to damage in any number of organs. The common features include granulomatous inflammation of the RESPIRATORY TRACT and KIDNEYS. Most patients have measurable autoantibodies (ANTINEUTROPHIL CYTOPLASMIC ANTIBODIES) against MYELOBLASTIN.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Immune system disease | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D014890
OMIM® ID 608710
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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Lung Diseases, Interstitial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vasculitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Systemic Vasculitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
3. DiseasesImmune System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Autoimmune Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Midline granulomatosis
  Wegener-Like Granulomatosis