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Glossary for Large vessel vasculitides

Medical terms related to Large vessel vasculitides or mentioned in this section include:

  • Behcet's Disease: Recurring inflammation of small blood vessels affecting various areas.
  • Blindness: Loss of sight in one or both eyes
  • Blood symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood and its blood cells.
  • Blood vessel symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood vessels
  • Cushing's symphalangism: A rare syndrome characterized by deafness and the fusion of joints in the middle of fingers and toes as well as fusion of hand and foot bones.
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Takayasu arteritis: A chronic inflammation of the large blood vessels leading from the aorta which results in lack of pulse in the arms and the carotid arteries, transient paraplegia and blindness and atrophy of the facial muscles. Also called Takayasu's disease, pulseless disease, brachiocephgalic arteritis or aortic arch syndrome.
  • Temporal arteritis: Inflamed head artery causing headache.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Large vessel vasculitides:

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