Polyarteritis nodosa

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Polyarteritis nodosa

Synonyms: Küssmaul-Maier disease | PAN | Periarteritis nodosa

A rare clinically heterogeneous systemic disease characterized by necrotizing inflammatory lesions affecting medium-sized blood vessels. It most commonly affects skin joints peripheral nerves and the gastrointestinal tract.

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