GPA

GPA (Wegener's): ENT (sinusitis, crusting), pulm and renal (hemoptysis, hematuria), vasculitis (purpura), due to ANCA, perivascular granulomas, glomerular crescents without immune deposits


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  • GPA
  • aka: Granulomatosis with polyangiitis, Wegener's,
  • Wegener's
  • ENT (sinusitis, crusting), pulm and renal (hemoptysis, hematuria), vasculitis (purpura), due to ANCA, perivascular granulomas, glomerular crescents without immune deposits
  • hemoptysis, hematuria, purpura
  • ENT (sinusitis, crusting, ulcers), purpura (lower extremities)
  • ANCA+, CXR (nodules, infiltrates), artery/perivascular granulomas. Renal: hematuria, crescent, no immune deposits (pauci-immune)
  • ANCA
  • immunosuppression
  • I get sick (sinusitis, crusting, ulcer, fever, malaise) during finals becauce I worry about my GPA
  • ANCA = antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody