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Disease Microscopic Polyangiitis

Name Microscopic Polyangiitis
Synonyms Microscopic Polyangiitides | Polyangiitides, Microscopic | Polyangiitis, Microscopic
Definition A primary systemic vasculitis of small- and some medium-sized vessels. It is characterized by a tropism for kidneys and lungs, positive association with anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA), and a paucity of immunoglobulin deposits in vessel walls.
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Immune system disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D055953

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Brain Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Microscopic Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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 Cerebrovascular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cerebral Small Vessel Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Microscopic Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. 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 Microscopic Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. 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 Microscopic Polyangiitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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