ANCA-Associated Vasculitis, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics


  • Barrie Fessler, MD,MSPH
  • S. Louis Bridges, MD, PhD

This issue of the Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America provides the rheumatologist with the latest information on diagnosis and treatment of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA)-associated vasculitis.  Topics covered inlucde epidemiology; history; pathogenesis; autoantibodies in ANCA-associated vasculitis (including drug-induced ANCAs); pauci-immune renal disease; ocular manifestations; diagnostic approach (including mimickers); Wegener’s Granulomatosis; Churg-Strauss Syndrome; microscopic polyangiitis; outcome measures; and the future of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis.
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Book information

  • Published: August 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-2493-6